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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe anti-crusade crusade.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date24 Feb 1931
FormatArtwork
Size35.7 x 50.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptOur leader mounted on Haig's horse
Low hears that the Tory leaders have decided, if the Empire Crusade doesn't behave itself, to start a strong opposition campaign through- out the country, using all the latest publicity ideas.
Feetguard, attired to catch popular taste
Extremly blue bird (symbolic of tremendous speed of Tory Party)
phut phut phut
Tong-a-ling-a-ling
Central office covered wagon
"Genesis" symbolising party press filled with righteous indignation.
Lord Hailsham complete with gun
Person DepictedBaldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)
Amery; L.S. (Leopold Stennett) (1873-1955)
Hailsham; Douglas McGarel Hogg (1872-1950); Viscount
Musso; (Low's dog)
Implied textGenesis
Subjectsland speed records
sculpture
art
cars
International relations
Conservative Party
Transport
dogs
publicity
firearms
political parties
crusades
Achievements
Weapons
horse-drawn vehicles
Conservative Party Central Office
swords
Styles
soldiers
Animals
Historical periods and persons
Politics
statues
Defence
Middle Ages
modern style
covered wagons
British Empire
bluebirds
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/146Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)1869-1940   
GB/BCA/6Brentford; William Joynson-Hicks (1865-1932); Viscount1865-1932   
GB/BCA/6Brentford; William Joynson-Hicks (1865-1932); Viscount1865-1932Solicitor and Conservative politician. Home Secretary from 1924-1929.  
GB/BCA/71Amery; L.S. (Leopold Stennett) (1873-1955)1873-1955   
GB/BCA/355Hailsham; Douglas McGarel Hogg (1872-1950); Viscount1872-1950   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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