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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date11 May 1935
FormatArtwork
Size55.4 x 35.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptSouvenirs
"Lor, Jarge - what the ..." "If town fellers is so fond of swipin' bunches of bluebells from the country, I don't see why I shouldn't bring 'ome a bit of Bond Street when I goes to town."
Roll of Honour
Mr. Percival Snook of Yowling, who loyally arranged to have his family born on Jubilee day so that he could call them George and Mary. An extra one arrived, which will be christened Bonfire.
Scotland is enraged because St. Andrew's Cross was used less that St. George's in Jubilee decorations. To put things right Royal Tournament authorities will let Scotland in on a special version of "St. George for England.
"Street Dancing
"Floor's a bit crowded - s'posin' we dance along to Piccadilly, what? Better accordeon there, I'm told..."
Film Purity Experts are to discuss "cleavage", a technical term applied to low-necked dresses.
"So you see gentlemen, it is necessary to adjust the cleavage to the corsage, otherwise the umbrage overlaps the, ah..."
Helpful voice: "Garbage."
Pardon me, I must away. I have to go to the Private View of the Stamp Exhibition. Hot return by Col. Blimp: Gad, sir, George Robey is right. Anybody can see by Hitler's message to His Majesty that the fellow's as loyal as we are.
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Subjects1935
Bond Street
Christianity
Clothing and dress
Emblems
Exhibitions
Exteriors
Flags
Games
Germany
International relations
Kings and rulers
Loch Ness monster
London
Myths
Names
Performance
Piccadilly
Religions and cults
Scotland
Social events
Sports
St George's cross
Streets
UK
Union Jack
badminton
ballrooms
campaigns
censorship
children
cinemas
crowds
dance
dragons
family
film industry
glamour
jubilees
landscape
legends
multiple births
mythological creatures
parents
philately
postage stamps
rural areas
saints
saltire
silver
street dance
street decorations
triplets
women
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 cartoonDL0963

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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