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Heath, Eric, 1923- :[Jacques Cousteau]. "Here vee are at zee scene of zee tests - zere eez no danger of nuclear nastiness - I sweem on gracefully, because zee camera is following me". [1980s].

Reference Number: B-143-074

Shows the glowing skeleton of renowned explorer Jacques Cousteau who swims underwater at the site of French nuclear tests in the Pacific. Presumably the radiation has given him the appearance of being X-rayed.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings, Caricatures and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Pacific Ocean, Mururoa, Explorers, Radiation, Nuclear weapons - France - Testing, Scuba divers and Skeleton.

Part of:
Heath, Eric, 1923- :Cartoons from the `Daily Smile' exhibition (1994-1996). [1979-1992]., Reference Number B-143-067/075 (9 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink and white paint on black paper 215 x 322 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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Other copies available: Photocopy in public folders.

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