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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date04 May 1935
FormatArtwork
Size56.5 x 38.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptLondon full of Notables
Turn over any large stone and 2 or 3 Prime Ministers run out.
In Darkest Oxford Street
Law-abiding motorist trying to pick up Belisha trail.
Jubilee to be Postponed ?
Sensational hitch at Southminster
It is feared that if the starling does not hatch her eggs by Monday noon, the bonfire cannot be lit, and the celebrations must be put off. The expected little ones are to be christened with loyal names.
It is said that Stanley Spencer and Epstein, fed up with being criticised by Colonels, have taken a window just to lean out and criticise the Army as it passes by.
But what does it mean?
It is blasphemy.
Telegrams reduced to 6d
Aberdeen father receiving delayed congraulations upon his wedding 40 years ago.
Col. Blimp sees it through
Gad, sir, the College of Heralds is right. Since those people over the road persist in hanging their Union Jack upside down the patriotic spectator is left no choice.
Reserved - Turkish Bath only.
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Epstein; Jacob (1880-1959)
Spencer; Stanley
Subjects1935
Animals
Baths
College of Heralds
Emblems
Flags
Kings and rulers
London
Music
Organizations
Oxford Street
Performance
Police
Politics
Postal services
Scout Association
Social events
Streets
Styles
Transport
Turkish baths
Union Jack
art
artists
bands
birds
bonfires
campaigns
cars
children
crowds
health
heraldry
jubilees
modern style
patriotism
police officers
politicians
sculptors
sculpture
silver
starlings
street decorations
telemessages
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL0960

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/39Epstein; Jacob (1880-1959)1880-1959   
GB/BCA/2228Spencer; Stanley   
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