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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date03 Apr 1937
FormatArtwork
Size57.8 x 41cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptFISH-O
'A LA MODE Fish-skin fashions are to be worn by German women, as part of the Nazi Four-Year Plan.
FACE BAGS FOR PURPLE PATRIOTS Purple is not to be shown in Coronation decorations, it being strictly a "Royal" Colour.
WOBBLE TEST FOR CYCLISTS Cycling Associations are said to be profoundly dissatisfied at the official figures giving the proportion of accidents caused by cyclists. The Homicide Squad goes into training at once.
DERBY GYPSIES - 1937 FASHIONS? The question of banning gypsies from the Derby crops up again. It is held that although they are at present undesirable, they might become desirable if they did not behave so much like gypsies. TELL YOUR FORTUNE, SIR? CROSS MY SECRETARY'S HAND WITH SILVER, PLEASE.
ZOOLOGICAL NOTE The presence of horses in the streets of London humanises human beings." - (Loud shouts of "Oh, yeah?") SENTIMENT EXPRESSED AT THE VAN HORSE PARADE
STRIP-TEASE ROUND-UP A raid took place at Burlington House, where it was rumoured that undressed statues and pictures were exposed. It was explained that this was Art, not Meat and the police apologised.
Gad, sir, Lord Bullswool is right. Do we rule India, or don't we? Then we should force the blasted Indians to accept self-government. WHIRL ON THIN ICE WITH BLIMP
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjects1937
Animals
Burlington House
Clothing and dress
Derby
Drinks
Exhibitions
Food
Games
Germany
Human beings
Independence
India
International relations
Kings and rulers
Museums
Nobility
Performance
Police
Resemblance
Romanies
Royal Academy of Art
Social events
Sports
Traffic
Transport
UK
accidents
art
bicycles
caravans
cars
cats
censorship
coronations
crystal balls
ethnic minorities
fashions
fish
horse-drawn vehicles
horse-racing
housing
ice-skating
meat
occultism
social classes
street decorations
striptease
tigers
traffic congestion
women
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/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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