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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date06 Apr 1935
FormatArtwork
Size55.5 x 37.8cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcript30 m.p.h. Catches the Nobility
1st speed cop : "What's your bag, Bert? Mine's a full 'and - 3 viscounts and a pair o' dooks."
2nd Do. "2 pair, knights and Markisses. You win."
The training of police horses to remain quiet during the Jubilee celebrations has been very successful. The problem now is to stop them yawning at the procession.
Use less water
The Last Boat Race ?
The fact that the Authorities are demanding water economy again so early makes it seem likely that unless a cloudburst arrives, next year's Boat Race will have to be run off on camels.
Jubilee Royal Academy
This is to be Empire Year, and visitors are warned therefore to expect slight divergences from the usual Mayors and Society females.
View of Wanganui
Mayor of Wagga-wagga
Boxers Union Formed - The knotty question of how a Unionist on strike is to boycott blacklegs is under consideration.
Blimp's Strong Hand at the Helm - Gad, sir, Lord Fishpatty is right. Before we allow Russia to protect the British Empire we must insist on her restoring the Capitalist System.
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Subjects1935
Animals
British Empire
Commonwealth
Exhibitions
Games
Historical periods and persons
International relations
Kings and rulers
Nobility
Performance
Philosophies
Police
Royal Academy of Art
Russia
Seasons
Social events
Speed
Sports
Trades unions
Traffic
UK
Weather
art
boxing
capitalism
dodgems
droughts
funfairs
horses
jubilees
mounted police
paintings
races
regulations
rowing
sanitation
services
ships
silver
social classes
upper class
water supply
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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