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Artist or CreatorW.K. Haselden
Title or CaptionFarmer Giles in London for the Royal Wedding No. 2. [caption on reverse]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mirror
Date24 Apr 1923
FormatArtwork
Size31 x 39cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcript"In the morning I walked into the Strand"
"I thought I'd like to see the Nation's pictures, so I asked a policeman"
Where's the pictures?
"And he directed me"
You stand in the queue and you'll get in
"After waiting an hour or so - "
" - I got in - but I found I was in one of those places they call sinnimers [sic] - it was crowded"
"Afterwards I found what I wanted - the National Gallery. I had it all to myself!"
Person DepictedElizabeth; Queen, (1900-2002); consort of George VI, King of Great Britain,
NotesPencil notes at top margin read 'Farmer Giles in London - No. 2.'
Subjectspaintings
Queues
cinemas
National Gallery
confusion
Directions
policemen
Strand
dukes
royal weddings
London
farmers
visitors
Series37F
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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GB/BCA/1687Elizabeth; Queen, (1900-2002); consort of George VI, King of Great Britain,1900-2002   
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