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Ref NoDL2644
Alt Ref NoDL2644
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionUnfixed pole
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date01 Nov 1946
FormatArtwork
Size30.50 x 37cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptCalamity Howl - and the greatest of these is gratitude and a good kick in the pants for Moscow
TUC
It is hinted that the unions may not object to our Poles entering industry, so long as they spread themselves and don't sit too heavily in one place. -
" - and none o' that fancy cavalry riding, picking up other blokes' pay packets with yer teeth, see!"
Person DepictedCalamity Yowl
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
NotesExhibition caption for Make Way! Austerity and the new Britain 1945-1951: Trade Union unease over the employment of Polish miners.
SubjectsEmployment
Personification
Poland
TUC
Trades unions
cart-horses
economics
employees
foreign workers
foreigners
horse riding
industrial production
manpower
pessimism
wages
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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