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DL2727.jpg

Ref NoDL2727
Alt Ref NoDL2727
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionTory Exhibition
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date12 Jun 1947
FormatArtwork
Size35.50 x 42.50cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptMa Wooltop's food policy (sorry, no lend-lease) Mr. C. back shortly bless his
heart Fuel & Power policy Dotty Crisp protesting against shortages "Bust the people
Baldwin Cabbage Sir Waldron Blithers viewing with alarm No trespassers Town &
Country Planning The Empire (useful for throwing at the Labour party) Chamberlai[n]
umbrell[a] Gold Brick of 1926 Liberty enjoying freedom in unemployment queue 1930's
Building policy last time
Person DepictedMarquis; Frederick (1883-1964); 1st Earl of Woolton
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Micawber; Wilkins; Mr
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Smithers; Waldron; Sir
NotesNews: June 11. Churchill has a hernia
operation, he will take a month off to recuperate. [Chronicle of the 20th century]
Subjectsnostalgia
gold
gold standards
umbrellas
cabbages
landownership
Queues
Conservative Party
Employment
rationing
shortages
buildings
Town and Country Planning Bill
vegetables
Politics
Social attitudes
British Empire
political parties
economics
traditionalism
Food
economic depression
housewives
Labour Party
Scout Association
government policy
Fuel
unemployment
post-war austerity
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL2727

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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/726Marquis; Frederick (1883-1964); 1st Earl of Woolton1883-1964   
GB/BCA/7Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)1874-1965British politician. Became a Conservative MP in 1900 and held the offices of President of the Board of Trade, Home Secretary, First Lord of the Admiralty, Chancellor of the Exchequer eventually becoming Prime Minister from 1940-1945 and from 1951-1955. A noted statesman and orator, he was also an officer in the British Army, an historian, writer and artist.  
GB/BCA/1135Micawber; Wilkins; Mr   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/4175Smithers; Waldron; Sir   
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