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Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"The National Aquarium Exhibition opens in London today"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mirror
Date10 Jun 1954
FormatArtwork
Size54.5 x 80cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptEuropean Sword Fish (Germania Redivivus
Most powerful fish in the schuman pool
Gold Fish (Rab Butlerus) Disinflates to go through any gap
Red Mulletov or Russian Stickleback. Fond of swimming in troubled waters, but lately found in the calmer seas of Lake Geneva
The Puffer or Globe fish (Foster Dullus) can puff himself up to enormous size - swims it alone usually in hot water
Angel Fish (Clam Attlae) Known for his moderate colouring. The Flying Fish or Bubbling Beaverbrook shaped like a helicopter, swims backwards in Empire seas only. T.U. Sea Horse (Deakinus) remains stationary in wage-frozen pond
Person DepictedAdenauer; Konrad, (1876-1967)
Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden
Molotov; Vyacheslav Mikhailovich (1890-1986)
Dulles; John Foster (1888-1959)
Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
Deakin; Arthur (1890-1955)
SubjectsAnimals
Congress
Exhibitions
Human beings
Prices
Resemblance
Trades unions
aquariums
economics
fish
inflation
wages
Copyright contact details22nd Floor One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AP 020 7293 3700 desk@mirrorpix.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/296Adenauer; Konrad, (1876-1967)1876-1967   
GB/BCA/131Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden1902-1982   
GB/BCA/533Molotov; Vyacheslav Mikhailovich (1890-1986)1890-1986   
GB/BCA/311Dulles; John Foster (1888-1959)1888-1959   
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
GB/BCA/96Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,1879-1964   
GB/BCA/748Deakin; Arthur (1890-1955)1890-1955   
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