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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionResurrection
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date28 Jun 1943
FormatArtwork
Size40 x 47cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptHere lies Colonel Blimp buried alive in a sugary grave by the kindest and most super-patriotic of cartoonists
Awake Arise! A world safe for unemployment Economic Dolts Assn.
Your country needs you Anti-Beveridge League
Better world be blowed" Anti-plan society
Can't be done
Fight the housing menace Universal Asses Association
The perish-Priestley Party
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Implied textPosters: "Your country needs you" by Alfred Leete, depicting Lord Kichener and based on his cover of the London Opinion magazine, 5 September 1914
Subjectsresurrection
Behaviour
Death
Cartoons
Beveridge Report
press
social services
periodicals
burials
Social attitudes
planning
post-war restoration
government planning
remembrance
cemeteries
dogs
public inquiries
cartoonists
economics
traditionalism
Animals
mourning
post-war expectations
government policy
housing
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL2033

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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