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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"Your train, my lord!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date30 Jul 1934
FormatArtwork
Size34.5 x 48cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptFor a Lord's Holiday Abolition is so Effacing Labour Express Stopping at every
station if passengers behave themselves Old-School-Tie brand of Fascism Reaction
Person DepictedMaxton; James (1885-1946)
Lansbury; George (1859-1940)
Cripps; Stafford (1889-1952); Sir
Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Bevin; Ernest (1881-1951)
Citrine; Walter McLennan (1924-1954); Sir
Implied textPosters: 'Skegness is so Bracing' poster featuring The Jolly Fisherman commissioned by the Great Northern Railway Company in 1908 and is derived from an oil painting by John Hassall.
NotesNews: 25 Jul: The Labour Party published their "Programme of Action for Socialism and
Peace". In the section "Parliamentary Problems and Procedure" it stated of the House of
Lords and its abolition that, "The defects of the present regime are the existence of an
hereditary Chamber with power to destroy by delay the work of the Government chosen by the
nation" [The Times p8]
SubjectsHouse of Lords
Labour Party
Parliament
Skegness
Transport
fascism
locomotives
posters
rail transport
traditionalism
socialism
hereditary peerages
party manifestos
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Genrepastiche
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL0860

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/41Maxton; James (1885-1946)1885-1946   
GB/BCA/43Lansbury; George (1859-1940)1859-1940   
GB/BCA/174Cripps; Stafford (1889-1952); Sir1889-1952   
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
GB/BCA/109Bevin; Ernest (1881-1951)1881-1951   
GB/BCA/157Citrine; Walter McLennan (1924-1954); Sir1924-1954   
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