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Ref NoDL0831
Alt Ref NoDL0831
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionWaterless Bridge
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date01 Jun 1934
FormatArtwork
Size35.8 x 51.2cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptWhile the L.C.C. and Parliament are arguing about Waterloo Bridge, the volume of the Thames has decreased by a third, and the water situation becomes increasingly serious.
Gad, sir, the Minister of Health is right. Leave it to nature and Sir Hilton Young and we won't need any bridges.
Person DepictedJoan Bull
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
SubjectsExteriors
LCC
London
River Thames
Seasons
Weather
bridges
buildings
construction
demolition
drinking water
droughts
heat
local government
services
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/832Joan Bull   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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