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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe everlasting gamble at which nobody ever wins.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date20 Nov 1931
FormatArtwork
Size32.5 x 50.3cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptBegun at Versailles 1918
Still going strong
The big Berlin sweepstake
German Govt.
I.O.U.
world trade
Person DepictedBriand; Aristide
Bruening; Heinrich (1885-1970)
Bennett; R.B. (Richard Bedford) (1870-1947)
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
Page-Croft; Henry (1881-1947); Sir
Runciman; Walter (1870-1949)
MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)
Amery; L.S. (Leopold Stennett) (1873-1955)
Gretton; John; Colonel
Subjects1918
Animals
Drinks
Economy
Exteriors
Finance
Food
France
Gambling
Geographical areas
Germany
IOUs
International relations
Money
Ottawa
Resemblance
UK
Versailles
World War 1914-1918
balance of payments
commerce
conferences
economics
empires
exports
foreign policy
government planning
imports
indirect taxation
lotteries
meat
peace treaties
pigs
pigsties
protectionism
reparations
rural areas
sweepstakes
tariffs
taxation
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/57Briand; Aristide1862-1932   
GB/BCA/1569Bruening; Heinrich (1885-1970)1885-1970   
GB/BCA/105Bennett; R.B. (Richard Bedford) (1870-1947)1870-1947   
GB/BCA/96Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,1879-1964   
GB/BCA/1581Page-Croft; Henry (1881-1947); Sir1881-1947   
GB/BCA/642Runciman; Walter (1870-1949)1870-1949   
GB/BCA/3MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)1866-1937   
GB/BCA/71Amery; L.S. (Leopold Stennett) (1873-1955)1873-1955   
GB/BCA/1237Gretton; John; Colonel   
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