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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"But, officer, - the man's a dangerous red!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date21 May 1937
FormatArtwork
Size35 x 54cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptTrotsky World Revolution - Dictatorship of the Proletariat
Orthodox Communism
Our Harry
The Word
Comintern
Can it be a private nightmare of Low's or do the turn of recent events in Spain and Russia show the official Communist Party to be not as Red as of yore?
Person DepictedTrotsky; Leon (1879-1940)
Pollitt; Harry (1890-1960)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
SubjectsLondon
Politics
police constables
USSR
Philosophies
Hyde Park
communism
Parks
Trotskyism
Police
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/45Trotsky; Leon (1879-1940)1879-1940   
GB/BCA/602Pollitt; Harry (1890-1960)1890-1960   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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