Image

DL1576.jpg

Ref NoDL1576
Alt Ref NoDL1576
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date13 Jan 1940
FormatArtwork
Size59.5 x 40cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptNEW REGULATION AT WAR OFFICE: OLD-SCHOOL-TIE FLIES ABOVE UNION JACK
To show a grateful nation that the heart of the High Command beats in the right place.
EIRE CATTLE FOR BRITAIN - Big deal
Govt. is to examine closely everything coming from Eire. You can't put anything past those I.R.A. bomb-bhoys. Tick Tock Tick Tock
FLAMING EUROPE NEXT VICTIM
It is reported that someone is shortly to be found out insulting Hitler's Honour again, and preventing Germany's breathing. Just as soon as Hitler picks out with a pin a nice defenceless neutral with enough loot the matter will be taken up
Europe
Haw haw! I know a tailor who gives extra pants free
All very well, this standard "pool" suit idea, but if our smart petty traitors try to pull their share this time, there's going to be trouble
"Fair as a star when only one is shining in the sky'" "Aw shurrup! That's the new street lighting
GREEK MEETS GREEK
REITH the Gobbels of Britain encounters GOBBELS the Reith of Germany (But they haven't met
Huh - they should)
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Reith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord
NotesBlimp section not published
SubjectsAnimals
Armed forces
BBC
British
Clothing and dress
Defence
Education
Emblems
Flags
Germans
Germany
Historical periods and persons
International relations
Ireland
Social attitudes
Third Reich 1933-45
Time
Transport
Union Jack
War Office
Weapons
World War 1939-1945
blackouts
bombs
bridges
broadcasting
bulls
commerce
cows
economics
expansionism
exports
gentlemen's outfitters
government departments
imports
military planning
propaganda
rationing
regulations
roads
schools
shortages
snobbery
street-lights
suits
tailors
ties
vocational advantage
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL1576

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/626Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)1893-1946   
GB/BCA/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/345Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)1897-1945German politician. Minister of Propaganda from 1933-45. Known for his zealous speeches and anti-Semitism. Chief architect of the Kristallnacht attack on German Jews considered to be the first manifestation of the Nazi violence culminating in the Holocaust.  
GB/BCA/621Reith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord1889-1971   
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2019