Queen helps to remove irreplaceable art treasures to safety

Date
23 November 1992
By
Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Dominion post (Newspaper)
Ref
B-144-784
Description

Queen Elizabeth is seen supervising removal of parts of her art collection after the Windsor Castle fire on 20 November, 1992. Two footmen are carrying Heath's cartoon of the Queen performing a haka for Maori on her visit to New Zealand in 1990. She says to them: "Just be careful with that one!" Beefeaters and a corgi are also helping with the move.

Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - Eric Heath by appointment [in ink]; Dominion ca 8 Oct 1975 [in pencil]

Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s).

Physical Description: Ink and collage on textured paper, 360 x 480 mm

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 original cartoon(s), Cartoons (Commentary), Ink drawings, Ink and collage on textured paper, 360 x 480 mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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