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Alt Ref NoDL1156
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date02 Jan 1937
FormatArtwork
Size55.7 x 37cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptCHILDRENS' CORNER Duelling "in defence of honour" for all except drunks is now officially encouraged in Germany. Since only drunks, nit-wits and Goering can possibly see what cutlass-play has to do with honour, this may not be such a blow to civilization.
Mosh honourable scoundrels in Berlin (hic!)
GRAVE ART SITUATION Old Masters of the future protest against the cleaning of Velasquez' "Philip of Spain" in the National Gallery. Fears are expressed that if the new Cleanliness Movement is not nipped in the bud it may extend to artists.
NELSON'S HAT LEFT BY WILL TO LADY "I SHAN'T WEAR IT" Nice thing - a girl can't wear her own property without being pestered by these history-hounds.
'36 YA CANT TAKE IT, HUH? O-KAY! SCRAM! '37
DOOR BANGERS WING SILENT ZONE FOR SLAMMERS The noise of car-door slamming is such a nuisance in the hospital area of Marylebone that the threat is made to build a hospital especially for the slammers - and to fill it, too.
RESOLVED BY BLIMP That I will always maintain strict neutrality - so long as it helps Franco to beat up the dashed Reds. Gad, sir!
Sure there's got to be another Crystal Palace - otherwiswe how can they have the cat show?
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Implied textPhilip of Spain
SubjectsAnimals
Behaviour
Civil War
Clothing and dress
Conservation
Crystal Palace
Drinks
Environment
Exhibitions
Germany
Historical periods and persons
International relations
London
Marylebone
Social attitudes
Spain
Styles
Third Reich 1933-45
Transport
UK
art
artists
car doors slamming
cars
cat shows
combat
dogs
drunkenness
duels
hats
health
hospitals
national dress
neutrality
noise control
paintings
SeriesLow's topical budget
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/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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