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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionHullo! Still all wet?
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date17 Aug 1948
FormatArtwork
Size34.5 x 54cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptBrutal fact - imports and exports
political high scream
TUC
Person DepictedCripps; Stafford (1889-1952); Sir
Bevin; Ernest (1881-1951)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Calamity Yowl
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Musso; (Low's dog)
NotesFrom this date on Low's cartoons have the captions written in the frame thereby confining space within the cartoon as well as published size being reduced
Subjectspiers
ice-cream
Food
TUC
imports
insects
knitting
butterflies
cart-horses
government planning
Trades unions
Exteriors
rain
Drinks
dogs
Needlework
houses
economics
Animals
balance of payments
Weather
exports
Seasons
deck-chairs
Seaside
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL2884

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/174Cripps; Stafford (1889-1952); Sir1889-1952   
GB/BCA/109Bevin; Ernest (1881-1951)1881-1951   
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2317Calamity Yowl   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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