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Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or CaptionConstable of France"...and then give them great meals of beef and iron and steel, they
will eat like wolves and fight like devils" Duke of Orleans"...Ay, but these English are
shrewdly out of beef" - King Henry V, Act III Scene VII
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date25 May 1964
FormatArtwork
Size43.5 x 55cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptPompidou
Person DepictedPompidou; Georges (1911-1974)
Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)
Implied textDrama: King Henry V, by William Shakespeare
NotesNews: Meat prices increased because of
shortages due to exports
Subjectsexports
knights errant
beef
UK
Drinks
France
Historical periods and persons
armour
Food
Literature
drama
soldiers
Middle Ages
International relations
meat
visual media
Quotations
rising costs
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1024Pompidou; Georges (1911-1974)1911-1974   
GB/BCA/193Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)1890-1970   
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