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Helms Cartoon

Black and white single panel cartoon with museum curator on a step stool removing framed artwork from a wall saying to former Senator Jesse Helms, "Great idea getting rid of all the fag art, Mr. Helms!" Missing artwork includes Leonardo Da Vinci, Caravaggio, and Michelangelo's David.
Published in the Philadelphia Daily News
July 28, 1989
Exhibit Tags:
political humor, censorship, cartoon, gay artists, and jesse helms