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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date02 May 1936
FormatArtwork
Size55.7 x 36.8cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptSanctity of Human Life - or maybe they're better dead Too much trouble to go to
the footpath when you can climb between the cars - Verdict : strawberry jam Sure, Gert, I'm
a much better driver than Harry. I'll show you. Hair pin bend - Present address : No.3
Cloud Avenue, Paradise. Bicycles are different. The Rules of the Road don't apply to
bicycles. - Not dead but sleeping. Royal Academy Opening : It is reported that from now on
the R.A. is to admit even the most up-to-date `schools' of modern art. "Playmates" Venus
Bubbles "Stag at bay" Budget Secrets Leak[.] Have sealed lips come unstuck? asks public.
[This line pencilled out] Mr. Sherlock Holmes, M. Hercule Poirot and Lord Peter Wimsey have
the matter in hand. "London Policemen no longer wonderful" say Canadian girl visitors.
Genial bobby of yesterday to somewhat sniffy article of today : Ah there's one thing you
can't learn at College, mate - Sex appeal. Subtle Policy - by our Crisis man - Appointment
of Goering as Economic Dictator because he knows nothing of Economics marks start of new
policy of letting nobody know whether Germany is goering or comering. Blimp's Bulldog Breed
: Gad, sir, Lord Beaverbrook was right. The colonies must at once declare that under no
circumstances will they hand over Britain to Germany.
Person DepictedMickey Mouse
Venus
Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)
Hailsham; Douglas McGarel Hogg (1872-1950); Viscount
Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)
Holmes; Sherlock
Wimsey; Peter; Lord
Poirot; Hercule
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Implied textVenus de Milo Playmates Bubbles Stag at Bay
Subjectscinemas
Third Reich 1933-45
police officers
Transport
Travel
accidents
Museums
Performance
Germany
Royal Academy of Art
traffic congestion
Exhibitions
Politics
Burlington House
stars
Environment
national dress
government planning
pedestrians
sculpture
art
International relations
cars
private detectives
Commonwealth
Budgets
maps
tourism
politicians
Traffic
economics
Styles
Historical periods and persons
government departments
paintings
bicycles
HM Treasury
modern style
Police
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL1094

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GB/BCA/1561Mickey Mouse   
GB/BCA/14VenusRoman goddess associated with love, beauty and fertility.  
GB/BCA/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/146Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)1869-1940   
GB/BCA/355Hailsham; Douglas McGarel Hogg (1872-1950); Viscount1872-1950   
GB/BCA/9Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)1874-1949Labour politician. Expelled from the Labour Party and the National Union of Railwaymen in 1930.
Secretary of State for the Colonies 1924
Lord Privy Seal 1929
Secretary of State for the Dominions 1930-1935
Secretary of State for the Colonise 1935-1936.
Resigned 1936 over stock exchange scandal.
  
GB/BCA/886Holmes; Sherlock   
GB/BCA/2153Wimsey; Peter; Lord   
GB/BCA/2152Poirot; Hercule   
GB/BCA/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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