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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date09 Mar 1940
FormatArtwork
Size50 x 41.8cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptVOICE OF SPRING Self-evacuated residents of N. London feel call to return home. Six months hibernation in safety areas has no doubt worked subtle changes in them
LONDON SPECIAL
"Goodbye, son, goo'bye! Heaven protect you from the perils of this night! Send us a postcard tomorrow from hospital." "I ain't off to war tonight, mum." "Who said war? I'm thinking of them West End bottle clubs" SUMNER WELLES' ALBUM Snapshots taken by the U.S. envoy in Germany (by exclusive arrangements between Low and President Roosevelt)
Ribbentrop and Interpreters. Rib can be photographed only through an interpreter
View of Hitler's Peace Terms
Goring's "Moderate" self persuading his Nazi self not to press button to blow up Britain.
Enthusiastic German people
CAMPAIGN AGAINST WASTE
Strong steps to be taken to preserve the nation's fishbones.
DOWNING ST. HAUNTED
A strange shape has been seen stamping around the Premier's residence. It is thought to be the non-existent Minister of Economics. The whole thing is being kept dark.
PMILB
Gracious, Mr. Welles, we must have peace with Hitler even if he insists on shooting all our pacifists and making our children fight his wars .... But we must have peace..
Peace Snips
Person DepictedRibbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Himmler; Heinrich (1900-1945)
Welles; Sumner (1892-1961)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Subjectsleaves
Pollution
rabbits
USA
London
cats
Third Reich 1933-45
evacuees
Germany
morale
Politics
police constables
Drinks
Environment
interpretation
government planning
propaganda
UK
Leadership
Resemblance
services
International relations
Streets
dogs
10 Downing Street
refuse collection
Ghosts
foreign policy
economics
Historical periods and persons
Animals
Armed forces
rubbish
occultism
internal security forces
Police
Language and languages
Human beings
World War 1939-1945
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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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/626Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)1893-1946   
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/390Himmler; Heinrich (1900-1945)1900-1945   
GB/BCA/2288Welles; Sumner (1892-1961)1892-1961   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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