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Place of creation

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1 drawing / dessin : pen and brush and black ink over pencil with opaque white on wove paper
Support: 34.100 x 30.300 cm
Image: 29.600 x 24.000 cm

Scope and content

a single image depicting Richard Nixon, in royal robes and carrying a vulgar sceptre, leaving foot-prints on the American Constitution
This cartoon was part of the Pictured Opinions exhibition of editorial cartoons sponsored by the PAC and the American Editorial Cartoonists. The exhibition opend in May, 1973 and a photostat of this cartoon was added in Nov. 1974 to up-date the display.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
010000 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
90: Open
Other accession no.
1974-046 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1974-46-1 Source: Gift of Roy Carless, 250 Bold St., Hamilton, Ontario.
Copyright: Roy Carless or National Archives

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: Inscribed recto: on image, centre: "Contitution / of the U.S.A." in pen & ink; l.r. "Carless / U.E. News - 73" in pen & ink (artist's signature); outside image: centre "King Richard" in blue pencil; l.r. "Note (set cut line in type)" in blue pencil.

Subject heading

1. Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.
2. political.
3. social.
4. politique.
5. Nixon, Richard / United States.


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