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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionBlimp's alternative to public controls
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date10 Jan 1944
FormatArtwork
Size42 x 49cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptNo Interference
Private Control of Democracy by Hard-Headed Big Business
"Super-Colossal Industries Ltd. (Gt. Britain) have co-operated with Immense, Gigantic & Co (U.S.A.) etc. etc. .... Patent processes ... make known to each other ... are major stockholders in companies in Canada, Argentine and Brazil. etc. etc. - I believe that this policy provides the prototype for that wide international co-operation ... without which the post-war period is likely to lead to chaos" signed Chairman of Industrial Emperors
Heaven Bless our balance-sheet
Foreign Policy
SA
Bill's bit
Sam's slice
Jack
Of course, my little man, nobody must control US. That would sap your initiative and enterprise.
Democracy
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
SubjectsBudgets
Dreams
Globes
International relations
Nationalization
Philosophies
Politics
Proverbs and sayings
World War 1939-1945
businessmen
capitalism
commerce
democracy
economics
government
industrial production
maps
market economy
post-war expectations
socialism
worldwide trade
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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