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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe Lossiemouth loon at home.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date19 Dec 1931
FormatArtwork
Size34.4 x 51.5cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptKirk
Kindly dinna wash cloots in the Lossie
Ay,it's a braw brecht necht the necht
Losh the lum's reekin!
Will ye tak yer fut oot o that haggis, ye besom!
Sweeties an' the like
Post Office
Dear Mr. Editor,
Following your suggestion that I should accompany Lord Beaverbrook's party on their tour to Lossiemouth in disguise to keep an eye on the Prime Minister, I have carefully missed the train. But it doesn't matter because I know what the place probably looks like.
Yours reverently LOW
Hotel
Whusky
They tell me RRRRamsay MacTonalt is here the noo.
RRRRamsay MacTonalt? Ah dinna ken the laddie.
Person DepictedMacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
Page-Croft; Henry (1881-1947); Sir
Amery; L.S. (Leopold Stennett) (1873-1955)
Low; David (1891-1963)
SubjectsAnimals
Christianity
Drinks
Exteriors
Festivals and customs
Food
Games
Geographical areas
Hotels
Human beings
Language and languages
Lossiemouth
Music
Postal services
Religions and cults
Scotland
Scots
Shops
Sports
alcohol
bagpipes
buildings
chocolate
churches
commerce
confectionery
dogs
golf
guest-houses
housing
jokes
landscape
language varieties
musical instruments
national dress
post offices
rural areas
sheep
whisky
wine
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/3MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)1866-1937   
GB/BCA/96Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,1879-1964   
GB/BCA/1581Page-Croft; Henry (1881-1947); Sir1881-1947   
GB/BCA/71Amery; L.S. (Leopold Stennett) (1873-1955)1873-1955   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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