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Ref NoDL2973
Alt Ref NoDL2973
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date18 Feb 1949
FormatArtwork
Size30 x 46.25cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcript"Kind Captain, I've important information - (sing hey the gallant Captain that you are) concerning of an intimate relation (sing hey the subversive maiden and the tar)"
Island Blimp
Island Labour Unions
Leeward Islands sing- song : Governor Baldwin's unforgivable sin seems to have been that he had the natives along to Government House to sing "Pinafore".
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Creech Jones; Arthur
Gilbert; W.S. (William Schwenk) (1836-1911)
Sullivan; Arthur Seymour (1842-1900); Sir
Baldwin; Oliver (1899-1969)
Implied textHMS Pinafore
SubjectsLeeward Islands
Music
Quotations
Trades unions
colonialism
musical instruments
pianos
race relations
singers
telephones
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL2973

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2310Creech Jones; Arthur   
GB/BCA/1220Gilbert; W.S. (William Schwenk) (1836-1911)1836-1911   
GB/BCA/1221Sullivan; Arthur Seymour (1842-1900); Sir1842-1900   
GB/BCA/4230Baldwin; Oliver (1899-1969)1899-1969   
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