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Fougasse - Careless Talk Costs Lives cartoon

Careless Talk

By Rupert Besley There can’t be many cartoonists whose work can be said to have changed the behaviour of a nation. Nor too many whose work affected the course of fashion. And not too many, either (just two), who went on to edit Punch. The cartoonist in question is Cyril Kenneth Bird, known to most […]

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NOT the RA Summer Exhibition

To coincide with the opening of the Royal Academy’s annual Summer Exhibition, Chris Beetles Gallery & the Professional Cartoonists’ Organisation have rallied 27 of Britain’s finest cartoonists to provide a satirical take on the history of art. With over 75 original works for sale, the show is a celebration of history’s masterpieces, and an antidote to the […]

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