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Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"Now, do let's be careful - he's terribly sensitive ..."
Extent1 item
Published by[Unpublished?]
Date19 Aug 1936 - 25 Feb 1966
FormatArtwork
Size45.5 x 55cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptCommonwealth Club
Communique
Apartheid
Communique
Person DepictedWelensky; Roy
Menzies; Robert Gordon (1894-1978); Sir
Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Diefenbaker; John G.
Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)
Implied textSayings: The three wise monkeys embody the proverbial principle to "see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil". The three monkeys are Mizaru, covering his eyes, who sees no evil; Kikazaru, covering his ears, who hears no evil; and Iwazaru, covering his mouth, who speaks no evil.
SubjectsAnimals
Commonwealth
Defence
International relations
Proverbs and sayings
South Africa
Weapons
apartheid
monkeys
whips
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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GB/BCA/981Welensky; Roy   
GB/BCA/1415Menzies; Robert Gordon (1894-1978); Sir1894-1978   
GB/BCA/497Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton1894-1986   
GB/BCA/1366Diefenbaker; John G.   
GB/BCA/561Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)1889-1964   
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