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Ref NoVY0462
Alt Ref NoVY0462
Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"We are trying to do too much at once" - Mr. Butler, September 19th 1955.
Extent1 item
Published byNew Statesman
Date29 Oct 1955
FormatArtwork
Size54.5 x 49cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcript"Starting a new crusade"
"Galloping towards prosperity"
"Putting the bridle on the horse"
"Fighting the dragon"
"Applying the brake"
"Defending the [Pound sign]"
"Securing the stability of our base"
"Stepping on the gas"
"Dealing with the creeping snake"
"Standing on our own"
"Pruning back our roses"
"Disciplining ourselves"
"Doing our slimming exercises"
Diet sheet "Curb excess"
"Building a pioneering path"
"Not dropping back into easy evenings with port wine and over ripe pheasant"
"We have nothing to hide from Vicky"
Person DepictedButler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden
George; Saint
Implied textSaint George
Subjectspheasants
Food
Myths
Christianity
alcohol
snakes
Politics
statues
Drinks
game birds
beer
poultry
port
sculpture
art
Religions and cults
dragons
saints
wine
economics
legends
Animals
government policy
Quotations
mythological creatures
Language and languages
Location of artworkRemoved by Geoffrey Robinson, M.P. 1997
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/131Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden1902-1982   
GB/BCA/1099George; Saint   
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