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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionCapitalist Heaven.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date02 Oct 1934
FormatArtwork
Size36.5 x 52.9cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptAh what privilege to put nose to Honble grindstone for such divine boss
Jap Industry
Menu
2 Grains of Rice
1 smell of oil rag
Ah what joy to take profits from such dutiful working class
Yen
Look, Cripps! Gad, aren't you ashamed of yourself ?
Socialism
Japanese employers say that in Japan the employment of workers has a moral significance for the employer. On the other hand Japanese workers do not regulate their exertions by the wages of the hours of duty. - Labour Report to Geneva.
Person DepictedCripps; Stafford (1889-1952); Sir
Lansbury; George (1859-1940)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
SubjectsEmployment
Human beings
Japan
Machinery
Mechanization
Philosophies
Profits
Proverbs and sayings
Working conditions
automation
businessmen
capitalism
commerce
economics
employees
factories
industrial production
socialism
workshops
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/174Cripps; Stafford (1889-1952); Sir1889-1952   
GB/BCA/43Lansbury; George (1859-1940)1859-1940   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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