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Good grief! Artists reimagine Peanuts – in pictures

From 1950 to 2000, Charles M Schulz’s daily comic strip Peanuts took the adventures of Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus and Peppermint Patty around the globe. The cultural effect was profound: Snoopy was US astronauts’ official mascot, and in the 60s there was a campaign to elect him president. “Peanuts was more than just a charming comic strip,” says Claire Catterall, curator of a new exhibition celebrating Schulz’s creation. “It addressed some of life’s more dark and complex themes, such as anxiety, depressio

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