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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date14 Aug 1937
FormatArtwork
Size57.7 x 42.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptHOLIDAY POSTCARD TO MINISTER OF TRANSPORT Having a lovely time - Wish you were here - X marks place where we are stopping - Joan -
LONDON SYMPHONY TRAFALGAR SQ. PROMS OPEN "A shattering triumph".......DAILY DEPRESS "Never has the ear been so smitten."....EVENING MOAN "An incredible blasted row.........NEWS COMICAL.
LITTER CRUSADE "I appeal to you not to be too tidy. Do not fall into the hands of anti-litter cranks" says SOME LORD OR OTHER, fighting for the preservation of his native chaos.
DUSTBIN
NEW BEACH ATTRACTION - LOW FLYING Arrangements are now in progress to accustom holiday-makers to air-war conditions. Someone is to be killed soon, just to show how someone can be killed.
HOARE'S HEAVENS Consequent upon Sam Hoare's glowing account of forthcoming improvements in prison life, several daring attempts have been made to break into Dartmoor. The burglars were refused arrest, being desperate characters who did not deserve gaol.
Gad, sir, Lord Mildew is right. We English are quite right to be fonder of dogs than of Basque children. After all, dogs are our own flesh and blood. HIGH DIVE BY BLIMP
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
SubjectsMachinery
bridges
Trafalgar Square
Pollution
London
construction
Transport
traffic congestion
Civil War
buildings
crimes
roadmen
convicts
social classes
Sports
caravans
pneumatic drills
Environment
Department of Transport
UK
Basque
Music
criminals
waste
International relations
Nobility
swimming
dogs
Games
British
Repairs
Spain
Achievements
reforms
Traffic
concerts
repairmen
Animals
Historical periods and persons
rectangles
air transport
aircraft
government departments
prisons
Baths
roads
Working conditions
housing
holidays
Seaside
Human beings
employees
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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