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ILLUSTRATED: PUNCH, 15 JULY 1953, PAGE 103
EXHIBITED: 'THE ILLUSTRATORS. THE BRITISH ART OF ILLUSTRATION 1800-2013'
NOVEMBER 2013 - JANUARY 2014, NO 324
Made at Ealing Studios, The Square Ring (Basil Dearden and Michael Relph, UK, 1953) centres on one night at a fairly seedy boxing venue, and follows the lives of five different fighters and their reasons for entering the ring.