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Alt Ref NoWH4979
Artist or CreatorW.K. Haselden
Title or CaptionSupply and demand in "antiques". [caption on reverse]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mirror
Date01 Mar 1923
Also published byAlso published Daily Mirror 19 January 1928.
FormatArtwork
Size30 x 37cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcriptTo account for the number of rings attributed to Mary Queen of Scots, her fingers must have represented this appearance
As to Queen Elizabeth, she must have spent her time in jumping from one bed to another
Charles the First's hair, judging by the numbert of locks still preserved, must have been even longer than is usually supposed
Marie Antoinette and her escritoires
Shoe-buckles worn by George IV.
Napoleon's chief energies must have been devoted to laying down brandy.
Person DepictedNapoleon I (1769-1821); Emperor of the French
George IV (1762-1830); King of Great Britain
Marie Antoinette; Queen of France
Charles I (1600-1649); King of England
Elizabeth I (1533-1603); Queen of England,
Mary; Queen
SubjectsFrench
Kings and rulers
beds
brandy
desks
emperors
footwear
hair
kings
queens
rings
Series37E
Copyright contact details22nd Floor One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AP 020 7293 3700 desk@mirrorpix.com
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/558Napoleon I (1769-1821); Emperor of the French1769-1821   
GB/BCA/3176George IV (1762-1830); King of Great Britain1762-1830   
GB/BCA/1324Marie Antoinette; Queen of France   
GB/BCA/1013Charles I (1600-1649); King of England1600-1649   
GB/BCA/224Elizabeth I (1533-1603); Queen of England,1533-1603   
GB/BCA/2166Mary; Queen   
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