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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date29 May 1937
FormatArtwork
Size57.3 x 40.2cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptWAR NEWS There must be some reason why the military are so long getting out of Kensington Gardens. In the absence of any more creditable excuse Low prefers to believe that the army has gone whimsical.
BASQUETTE TRAIL It is now understood that the supposed Franco spies lurking around the camp at Southampton were only suburban housewives trying to snare little Basques for domestic servants.
GUESTS TO THE DUKE'S WEDDING (OFFICIAL) Antony and Cleopatra Paris and Helen Abelard and heloise Tristan and Isob Romeo and Juliet GREAT LOVE STORIES INC. POLE PLOT The Soviet camp at the North Pole is now established. Two Polar bears have been arrested as Trotskyists.
HITLER SORE FOOT MOVEMENT Over 50% of young Germans now have bad feet through wearing heavy top-boots and constant marching on hard metal roads. - EXPERT at FRANKFURT CONGRESS.
Gad, sir, His Grace is right. To take notice of the nonsense some people talk about a King after he has abdicated is to take too seriously the nonsense that they talk about him before. 10 to 1 BLIMP
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Implied textParis and Helen of Troy
Anthony and Cleopatra
Abelard and Heloise
Tristan and Isobel
Romeo and Juliet
SubjectsAnimals
Armed forces
Basque
Gambling
Games
Geographical areas
Germans
Germany
Historical periods and persons
Human beings
Kensington Gardens
Kings and rulers
Literature
London
Myths
North Pole
Parks
Performance
Philosophies
Photography
Politics
Quotations
Russia
Southampton
Spain
Spanish
Sports
Third Reich 1933-45
Trotskyism
abdication
cinemas
classical style
emotions
expeditions
housewives
legends
lotteries
love
newsreels
north
periodicals
poetry
polar bears
polar regions
press
races
refugees
servants
sexual relationships
visual media
weddings
women
youths
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   
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