Perhaps we should have second thoughts on his vertical take-off….

Victor ("Vicky") Weisz (1913 - 1966)

Ink, crayon and gouache on paper

19 November 1963

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    Title
    Perhaps we should have second thoughts on his vertical take-off….
    Date
    19 November 1963
    Medium
    Ink, crayon and gouache on paper
    Dimensions
    height: 44.50 cm, width: 53.50 cm
    Acquisition
    Presented by Denis Healey 1966
    Inscription
    inside image: [top left] Vicky [centre] DEFENCE COSTS [bottom right] OWN YOUR OWN DETERRENT!! THIS TRADING-STAMP IS GIVEN AWAY WITH EACH VICKY CARTOON. IF YOU COLLECT 100,000 YOU WILL RECEIVE A BEAUTIFUL H-BOMB FREE! below image: [centre] "PERHAPS WE SHOULD HAVE SECOND THOUGHTS ABOUT HIS VERTICAL TAKE-OFF..."
    Provenance
    Presented by Denis Healey (when Secretary of State for Defence) to MoD
    GAC number
    7789