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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date27 Mar 1937
FormatArtwork
Size55.9 x 40.2cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptTHE CITY FROM THE INSIDE. - NONSTOP EXHIBITION OF THAT STABILITY WHICH WE ALL REVERENCE ABOUT HIGH FINANCE 1st EDITION HITLER SAYS "BOO" Quick, Smith! Sell all my stocks! This means war! 2nd EDITION NO IMMINENT WAR Quick, Smith, buy all you can of everything! All is going to be O.K. 3rd EDITION JAPAN ORDERS A NEW SLOOP Smith! For Gracious sake! Smith! Sell! Sell! Sell! 4th EDITION PERU GIVES PEACE PLEDGE TO BRITAIN Hooray! That you, Smith, old boy? Buy up the whole darned market!
CORONATION SIGHT SEEING This lydies and gents, is the famous work of art, Eros, the Piccadilly fountain. You'd think it lovely if you could see it, but we've had to board it up as a protection from wild goats ....
PROBLEM OF ACCOMMODATION LARGE INFLUX OF CROOKS (News headlines) PENTONVILLE BUSINESS AS USUAL DURING CORONATION ENLARGEMENTS
SPRING OR ELSE - This week's Tennis pictures suggest that the spirit of compulsion is spreading. If Spring doesn't show up soon strong measures are to be taken.
THE COLLAPSIBLE GARDENS OF KENT UGH "Will-yum! Tea's ready! Haven't you got everything in yet, dear?"
COL. BLIMP BY THREE LENGTHS Gad, sir, the Albert Hall people are right. We must preserve the sacred British right of free speech, but we can't let the wrong kind of people say what they like. #1949
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Eros
Subjects1937
Albert Hall
City of London
Drinks
Earth
Finance
Food
Games
Geographical areas
Horticulture
Kent
Kings and rulers
London
Natural phenomena
Pentonville Prison London
Performance
Piccadilly Circus
Seasons
Social events
Sports
Stock Exchange
Travel
Weather
commerce
coronations
crimes
criminals
investment
meals
prisons
rowing
sightseeing
spring
statues
subsidence
tea
tennis
tourism
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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GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/1451Eros   
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