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Ref NoDL1088
Alt Ref NoDL1088
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionBudget Eve.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date20 Apr 1936
FormatArtwork
Size37 x 50.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptThe Daily Hocus-pocus - Budget Forecast - My word, Percy, won't it be lovely if Mr. Chamberlain takes 6d off the income tax of the poor people with incomes.
It is to be hoped, Clarence, that the super-tax burden will be lightened on the unfortunate rich
There must be no yielding, Ponsonby, to the clamour for unsound experiments to fill the bellies of the lower classes.
Chancellor of Exchequer
Person DepictedChamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
SubjectsBehaviour
Food
social deprivation
buildings
Prices
vagrants
income tax
Social attitudes
Exteriors
taxation
Drinks
dogs
Budgets
poverty
Animals
surtax
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/146Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)1869-1940   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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