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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionOld Low's almanack - Prophecies for 1935
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date05 Dec 1934
FormatArtwork
Size36.4 x 50.1cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptProperty under-secretaries (kindly lent by the circus)
All else having failed, Mr. MacDonald tries to combat the depression by forming a government of humorists.
Rt. Hon. Gracie Fields - Minister of Song
Rt. Hon. Low - Secretary for Foreign Guffaws
Rt. Hon. P.G. Wodehouse - Home Tickletary
Rt.Hon. R. MacDonald - Prime Wheeze
Rt. Hon. S. Baldwin - Lord Funnybone
Rt. Hon. Beachcomber - President of the Board of Gags
Rt. Hon. A.P.Herbert - Chancellor of Back-Chat
Rt. Hon. Strube - Secretary for Skits
Pimpo
Rt. Hon. Pimpo - Lord Privy Seal
Person DepictedFields; Gracie (1898-1979)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Wodehouse; P.G.
MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)
Morton; J.B.
Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Herbert; Alan Patrick (A.P) (1890-1971); Sir
Strube; Sidney `George'
Pimpo
SubjectsPerformance
comedians
clowns
popular music
Politics
Cartoons
Cabinet
Music
circuses
government
art
cartoonists
visual media
singers
authors
SeriesOld Low's almanack
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/229Fields; Gracie (1898-1979)1898-1979   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/720Wodehouse; P.G.   
GB/BCA/3MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)1866-1937   
GB/BCA/2107Morton; J.B.   
GB/BCA/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/2106Herbert; Alan Patrick (A.P) (1890-1971); Sir1890-1971   
GB/BCA/787Strube; Sidney `George'   
GB/BCA/2119Pimpo   
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