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Ref NoDL0949
Alt Ref NoDL0949
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionTrap for spring chickens
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date08 Apr 1935
FormatArtwork
Size38.5 x 54.8cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcript"After his labours in the service of the nation Mr. MacDonald has earned a respite and those who have his health and happiness at heart are urging him to retire from the Premiership and enter the House of Lords." -Repeated suggestion in the Tory press.
Delicious Birdseed
Person DepictedMacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)
Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Lloyd George; David (1863-1945)
Elliot; Walter (1888-1958)
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Rothermere; Harold Sidney Harmsworth (1868-1940); Viscount
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
SubjectsConservative Party
press
coronets
jewellery
crowns
House of Lords
upper class
Politics
social classes
hens
periodicals
campaigns
Cabinet
poultry
government
Nobility
Parliament
MPs
cocks
political parties
Historical periods and persons
Animals
newspapers
Clothing and dress
birds
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/3MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)1866-1937   
GB/BCA/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/5Lloyd George; David (1863-1945)1863-1945President of the Board of Trade 1905-1908.
Chancellor of the Exchequer 1908-1915.
Prime Minister 1916- 1922.
Leader of the Liberl Party 1926-1931.
  
GB/BCA/226Elliot; Walter (1888-1958)1888-1958   
GB/BCA/7Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)1874-1965British politician. Became a Conservative MP in 1900 and held the offices of President of the Board of Trade, Home Secretary, First Lord of the Admiralty, Chancellor of the Exchequer eventually becoming Prime Minister from 1940-1945 and from 1951-1955. A noted statesman and orator, he was also an officer in the British Army, an historian, writer and artist.  
GB/BCA/640Rothermere; Harold Sidney Harmsworth (1868-1940); Viscount1868-1940   
GB/BCA/96Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,1879-1964   
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