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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"Hi! Take care you don't burn the place down"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date16 Oct 1942
FormatArtwork
Size41 x 48.5cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcript2nd Front Now - Win or Lose
Get out of India and devil take the hindmost
Smoking out Blimp
Allied Unity
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
NotesNews: India and Burma (Temporary and Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill. - Second Readings in Commons and Lords. - Debates. Mr Amery's Statement. The India and Burma (Temporary and Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, to provide for the continuance - subject to annual confirmation by Parliament - of direct government under Section 95 of the Government of India Act in Provinces where the constitution is suspended until 12 months after the end of the war, if necessary, received a second reading in the House of Commons on Oct. 8 ... The Indian situation was also debated in the House of Lords on Oct. 20, when the Bill received a second reading. ... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.5416]
Subjectsoffices
Bureaucracy
India
International relations
Independence
traditionalism
Fire
Second Front
strategy
allies
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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