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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"Mon Dieu, sir, look! That cad's not playing the game."
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date30 Mar 1938
FormatArtwork
Size35.9 x 52.4cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptTrespassers may concievably be prosecuted
Road quite possibly closed to hungry dictators
No Entry or we will burst into tears By Order
"Asked about Czechoslovakia, M. Litvinoff said the U.S.S.R. sould stand by its signed word. If France "marched" the Soviet Government would respect their obligations, but if France did not march, the Soviet Government would feel themselves free to act as they chose."
Person DepictedLitvinov; M. M. (Maksim Maksimovich), (1876-1951)
Halifax; Edward Frederick Lindley Wood (1881-1959); Earl of
Blum; Leon
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjectsbridges
umbrellas
Third Reich 1933-45
Transport
Germany
Defence
Russia
UK
collective security
International relations
France
foreign policy
Weapons
tanks
Historical periods and persons
Clothing and dress
axis powers
Czechoslovakia
roads
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/60Litvinov; M. M. (Maksim Maksimovich), (1876-1951)1876-1951   
GB/BCA/357Halifax; Edward Frederick Lindley Wood (1881-1959); Earl of1881-1959   
GB/BCA/115Blum; Leon1872-1950Prime Minister of France three times  
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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