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Ref NoVY3419
Alt Ref NoVY3419
Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"Poor old K - always has to look over his shoulder..."
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date16 May 1962
FormatArtwork
Size43 x 55cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptPoor Old K - always has to look over his shoulder
Berlin, Laos etc..
Person DepictedAdenauer; Konrad, (1876-1967)
Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)
Kennedy; John Fitzgerald (1917-1963)
Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Khrushchev; Nikita Sergeyevich (1894-1971)
Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)
NotesNews: U.S. soldiers and marines were sent to Siam to counter the threat of the expanding military offensive in neighbouring Laos by the Communist Pathet Lao forces. British forces were also prepared to participate. Also, informal contacts were made between Russia and the U.S. to discuss the status of Berlin.
SubjectsBerlin
China
France
Germany
Laos
Russia
UK
USA
east
East-West relations
flowers
foreign policy
west
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/296Adenauer; Konrad, (1876-1967)1876-1967   
GB/BCA/193Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)1890-1970   
GB/BCA/445Kennedy; John Fitzgerald (1917-1963)1917-1963   
GB/BCA/497Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton1894-1986   
GB/BCA/460Khrushchev; Nikita Sergeyevich (1894-1971)1894-1971   
GB/BCA/503Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)1893-1976   
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