Cartoons of Margaret Thatcher

31 July - 31 August 2013


70 Political Cartoons from the Thatcher years, covering a diverse range of subjects including
Education Secretary, Opposition Leader, Election Victories, Union Legislation, Miners’ Strikes, Falklands War, EEC Battles, Poll Tax Riots and Defeat and Resignation.

Featuring the best of the cartoonists in the political spectrum, from the tabloids to the broadsheets: Stanley Franklin, Michael Frith, John Jensen, Kal, Larry, Ed McLachlan, John Springs and – with a particular response to the last days and the funeral of Baroness Thatcher – from the present stars of The Times and the Daily Telegraph, Peter Brookes and Matt.

This exhibition is in association with Chris Beetles Gallery, London and features the Lord Alistair McAlpine Collection of JAK Cartoons (1975-1990).

                           


Exhibition Catalogue

THATCHER PLAYING PATIENCE

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH PUBLICATION DETAILS
PEN INK AND WATERCOLOUR
17 3/4 X 14 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: THE ECONOMIST, 22 AUGUST 1981

£650.00

IT IS NOT ONLY AT HOME THAT MRS THATCHER HAS BEEN A FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

PEN AND INK
11 3/8 X 11 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: THE ECONOMIST, NOVEMBER 28 1987
'DRAWN FROM THE ECONOMIST' BY KEVIN KALLAUGHER,
THE ECONOMIST PUBLICATIONS LTD., 1988, PAGE 20

£650.00

RIGHT, ALL THOSE AGAINST SANCTIONS RAISE THEIR HANDS

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED AND DATED '86 AND INSCRIBED 'TODAY'
PEN AND INK
7 1/4 X 11 7/8 INCHES

£550.00

HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED AND DATED '88
PEN AND INK OVER COLOURED PENCIL AND WATERCOLOUR
10 1/4 X 10 3/4 INCHES

£1250.00

CHRISTMAS COVER: THE MANGER - BUPA ONLY

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED AND DATED '87
PEN, INK AND WATERCOLOUR
13 3/4 X 10 1/4 INCHES

£950.00

DISSECTING THE NHS

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED AND DATED '88
PEN, INK AND WATERCOLOUR
10 1/2 X 7 1/4 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: FRONT COVER 'DIGGER'
EXHIBITED: 'THE EYES OF CALIGULA & THE LIPS OF MARILYN MONROE.
CARTOONS OF MARGARET THATCHER', 10 - 22 JUNE 2013

£1250.00

EEC COW

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

PEN AND INK
11 X 15 1/2 INCHES
EXHIBITED: 'THE EYES OF CALIGULA & THE LIPS OF MARILYN MONROE.
CARTOONS OF MARGARET THATCHER', 10 - 22 JUNE 2013

£850.00

PINK LILLEY (SILLYUS LILLEYUS)

BROOKES, PETER

SIGNED AND DATED '24 IV 99'
PEN AND INK AND WATERCOLOUR
8 3/4 X 13 3/4 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: THE TIMES, 24 APRIL 1999
EXHIBITED: PETER BROOKES, NATURE NOTES - THE NEW COLLECTION,
OCTOBER 1999, NO 72;
'THE EYES OF CALIGULA & THE LIPS OF MARILYN MONROE.
CARTOONS OF MARGARET THATCHER', 10 - 22 JUNE 2013

£1450.00

NATO BOMBS BELGRADE

BROOKES, PETER

SIGNED AND DATED 4 V 99
PEN AND INK
10 X 13 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: THE TIMES, 4TH MAY 1999
EXHIBITED: PETER BROOKES, NATURE NOTES - THE NEW COLLECTION
OCTOBER 1999, NO 83;
'THE EYES OF CALIGULA & THE LIPS OF MARILYN MONROE.
CARTOONS OF MARGARET THATCHER', 10 - 22 JUNE 2013

£750.00

I'M SURE OUR OWN DEAR BISHOP'S DOING HIS BEST BUT I STILL THINK MRS THATCHER WILL CHOOSE THAT NICE BISHOP OF YORK AS THE NEXT ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY

EDWARD MCLACHLAN

INSCRIBED WITH TITLE
PEN INK AND MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR
17 1/2 X 12 1/2 INCHES

ILLUSTRATED: PUNCH, JULY 1990, PAGE 1

£650.00

LET THEM EAT PANCAKE!

EDWARD MCLACHLAN

PEN INK AND WATERCOLOUR
18 X 14 INCHES

ILLUSTRATED: PUNCH, MARCH 4 1987, COVER

£1250.00

MARGARET THATCHER WITH VULTURES LOOMING

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED AND DATED 86
PEN INK
14 X 8 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: THE ECONOMIST, 1986
EXHIBITED: 'THE EYES OF CALIGULA & THE LIPS OF MARILYN MONROE.
CARTOONS OF MARGARET THATCHER', 10 - 22 JUNE 2013

£750.00

REAGAN SHOWS OFF HIS TAX CUTS

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED, DATED '86 AND INSCRIBED 'TODAY'
PEN AND INK
13 X 8 1/2 INCHES

£850.00

A GOOD SCRUB FOR THE BRITISH BULLDOG

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED
1985
PEN INK AND WATERCOLOUR WITH PENCIL
11 1/2 X 10 3/4 INCHES

£1250.00

NEWK SPELLS NUKE

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED AND DATED 1984
PEN AND INK
12 1/2 X 11 3/4 INCHES

£850.00

WAVING GOODBYE

JOHN SPRINGS

SIGNED AND DATED 2010
PEN AND INK WITH ACRYLIC AND COLOURED PEN
11 1/2 X 9 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS

£375.00

THATCHER WITH HANDS RAISED

SPRINGS, JOHN

SIGNED
PEN AND INK
12 X 6 1/4 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: FINANCIAL TIMES

£275.00

TORY BACK BENCHERS

SPRINGS, JOHN

SIGNED
PEN AND INK WITH COLOURED PEN
13 1/2 X 21 3/4 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: THE TIMES SATURDAY REVIEW, 1990

£1250.00

THATCHER GOES RAMBO

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED, DATED '85 AND INSCRIBED 'THE ECONOMIST'
PEN AND INK
11 3/4 X 16 1/2 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: THE ECONOMIST, 1985

LORD CARRINGTON RESIGNED AS MARGARET THATCHER'S FOREIGN MINISTER IN 1992 OVER THE OUTBREAK OF THE FALKLANDS WAR.
IN 1985, HE WAS SERVING AS SECRETARY GENERAL OF NATO.

MARGARET THATCHER IS DRESSED AS RAMBO. THE SECOND IN THE RAMBO SERIES, RAMBO: FIRST BLOOD PART II, CAME OUT IN THE SAME YEAR

£550.00

AH, HERE'S THE PROBLEM

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

SIGNED, DATED '86 AND INSCRIBED 'TODAY'
PEN AND INK
8 X 13 1/4 INCHES

£450.00

DRENCHED

KAL (KEVIN KALLAUGHER)

PEN INK AND WATERCOLOUR
11 1/2 X 3 1/2 INCHES

£350.00

I'M TURNING MY BACK ON THE FUNERAL, BUT I STILL WANT TO WATCH IT

MATT (MATTHEW PRITCHETT) MBE

SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH TITLE
PEN INK AND MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR
4 X 3 1/2 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: DAILY TELEGRAPH, THURSDAY 18 APRIL 2013, INSIDE CARTOON

£250.00

THERE'S BEEN A MISTAKE!

BRYSON, MIKE

SIGNED AND DATED 2013
PEN AND INK
17 3/4 X 12 3/4 INCHES

£350.00

'THE EEC IS SOMETHING OF A GENTLEMAN'S CLUB, DEAR. PERHAPS THEY'RE JUST NOT USED TO A WOMAN'S WINNING WAYS.'

JENSEN, JOHN

SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH TITLE
MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR WITH BODYCOLOUR
14 X 19 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: NOW! MAGAZINE, 7 DECEMBER 1979

£650.00

"MAGGIE WEST 'WHY DON'CHA C'MUP'N VOTE FOR ME SOMETIME?'"

JENSEN, JOHN

SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH TITLE
MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR WITH BODYCOLOUR
14 X 19 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: NOW! MAGAZINE, 7 DECEMBER 1979

£350.00

I NEED A PACKED LUNCH NEXT WEDNESDAY. OUR TEACHER'S TAKING US ON A DEATH PARTY

MATT (MATTHEW PRITCHETT) MBE

SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH TITLE
PEN INK AND MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR
4 X 3 1/2 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: DAILY TELEGRAPH, FRIDAY 12 APRIL 2013

£250.00

AFTER WE'VE FIRED A MISSILE, LET'S PLAY THE THATCHER DING DONG SONG

MATT (MATTHEW PRITCHETT) MBE

SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH TITLE
PEN INK AND MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR
4 X 3 1/2 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: DAILY TELEGRAPH, SATURDAY 13 APRIL 2013

£150.00

HAVE YOU NOTICED HOW MUCH BETTER THE WEATHER WAS BACK THEN?

MATT (MATTHEW PRITCHETT) MBE

SIGNED AND INSCRIBED WITH TITLE
PEN INK AND MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR
4 X 3 1/2 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: DAILY TELEGRAPH, SUNDAY 14 APRIL 2013

£200.00

MARGARET AND DENIS THATCHER CELEBRATE

FRITH, MICHAEL

SIGNED AND DATED 91
WATERCOLOUR
9 1/2 X 16 1/2 INCHES

£950.00

MARGARET THATCHER AT FIFTY

FRITH, MICHAEL

SIGNED AND DATED '76
MONOCHROME WATERCOLOUR WITH BODYCOLOUR
10 X 7 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: DAILY MAIL, 5 OCTOBER 1976

£550.00

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