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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"Cowards! Why don't you come under the bed and discuss it like men!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date18 Nov 1936
FormatArtwork
Size38.1 x 57.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptPeace Perfect Peace
Treaty
Bless our Home
British cabinet temporary office during European unrest
Lib. questions . Labour comments
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Inskip; Thomas (1876-1947); 1st Viscount Caldecote
Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Sinclair; Archibald (1890-1970); Sir
SubjectsItalian
British lion
lions
Rooms
Germany
occupation
beds
Politics
tactics
Liberal Party
Cabinet
UK
government
Furniture and furnishings
International relations
Parliament
Ethiopia
Labour Party
political parties
bedrooms
Animals
debates
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL1143

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GB/BCA/216Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon1897-1977   
GB/BCA/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/2289Sinclair; Archibald (1890-1970); Sir1890-1970   
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