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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionApplicants for the job
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date21 Mar 1947
FormatArtwork
Size33 x 39.50cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptPlan to get more by doing less
More bones less cats
Plan to destroy civilisation so as to ruin Labour govt.
Plan to let nature take its course
Mrs. Subbub
Plan to abolish queues and substitute scrambles
More planning and less government interference
WANTED a respectable chief planner
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Calamity Yowl
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Subjectsrationing
TUC
shortages
Politics
Social attitudes
cart-horses
Philosophies
post-war restoration
planning
government planning
nationalism
dogs
pessimism
economics
socialism
Animals
suburbs
housewives
Labour Party
government policy
employees
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL2705

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
GB/BCA/2317Calamity Yowl   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
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