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Ref NoDL2534
Alt Ref NoDL2534
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe unity of Nations
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date27 Feb 1946
FormatArtwork
Size39 x 46.50cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcript"By the way, Low, whatever happened to that fellow you used to draw - Colonel Blimp or Bump or wotsername...?" "Oh, him? I'm not sure whether he's in Moscow editing PRAVDA or working for UNO in Canada".
Gadski, Tovarich, the peace-loving peoples must remain united to defeat the fascists beasts. What dirty cracks can we give our allies today?
Gad, Sir, peace can be based only on mutual trust and confidence among nations. What nasty rumours can we start about the Russians today?
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
NotesNews: Feb. 18: Canada. 15 alleged Soviet spies are arrested, making 37 arrests in four days. Feb. 20: The USSR admits it has been spying in Canada. [Chronicle of the 20th Century]
Subjectswest
press
Canada
diplomacy
east
periodicals
Philosophies
Russia
propaganda
Pravda
Espionage
UN
fascism
International relations
foreign policy
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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