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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"Proizes, is it? It's mesilf will sell yez a chance to lose the proize ye'll win."
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date06 Oct 1932
FormatArtwork
Size34.9 x 49.3cm
TechniqueBlack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptAiken, bless his sowl.
Oirish Sweep under the personal diriction av the divil himsilf
10000 1st proizes av a good shpit in the oye
10000000 2nd proizes av a kick in the pants
Numerous consolation proizes av bad cess to ye.
Ruttledge, the darlint
That spalpeen Cosgrave
Special prize
Person DepictedAiken; Frank
Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)
De Valera; Eamon (1882-1975)
Cosgrave; William Thomas (1880-1965)
Ruttledge; P.J.
SubjectsGambling
Irish Sweep
government
Politics
Religions and cults
sweepstakes
Christianity
lotteries
politicians
economics
crimes
stories
Bible
Ireland
devil
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/1620Aiken; Frank   
GB/BCA/9Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)1874-1949Labour politician. Expelled from the Labour Party and the National Union of Railwaymen in 1930.
Secretary of State for the Colonies 1924
Lord Privy Seal 1929
Secretary of State for the Dominions 1930-1935
Secretary of State for the Colonise 1935-1936.
Resigned 1936 over stock exchange scandal.
  
GB/BCA/197de Valera; Eamon (1882-1975)1882-1975   
GB/BCA/169Cosgrave; William Thomas (1880-1965)1880-1965   
GB/BCA/1621Ruttledge; P.J.   
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