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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionA profound reflection.
Extent1 item
Published byunknown
Date01 Jan 1919 - 31 Dec 1963
Embedded text or transcriptThe Press Gang Budget
We hear a lot about the decline of greatness in this democratic age, and philosphers are apt to deplore the comparative dearth of oustanding characters in our public life. All bunk, my friend, take any job-lot of historical stars - dress them in lounge suits and put them in Parliament, and it is obvious right away that they are just as ordinary as Macdonald and Co.
Person DepictedHenry VIII (1491-1547); King of England
Napoleon I (1769-1821); Emperor of the French
Caesar; Julius
NotesCutting not dated.
SubjectsHistorical periods and persons
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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