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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or CaptionPublished title above: Brother can you spare ... a slump?] "Oh for an economic crisis -
just to tide us over the election"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date22 Apr 1955
FormatArtwork
Size24.5 x 44.5cm
Techniqueink
Embedded text or transcriptBus Stop Big Butler is Smiling on You
Person DepictedAttlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)
Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)
Dalton; Hugh (1916-1964)
Shinwell; Emmanuel (1884-1986)
Summerskill; Edith (1901-1980)
Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden
Phillips; Morgan (1902-1963)
Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)
Implied textBooks: "Nineteen Eighty-Four" by George Orwell. The people of Oceania, a totalitarian state are consantly under surveillance and are reminded of this by Big Brother on telescreens repeating the phrase "Big Brother is watching you"
SubjectsLabour Party
Literature
Politics
Quotations
Transport
advertising
bus-stops
buses
cars
crises
economics
elections
left wing politics
politicians
posters
visual media
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
GB/BCA/316Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)1906-1963   
GB/BCA/549Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)1888-1965   
GB/BCA/185Dalton; Hugh (1916-1964)1916-1964   
GB/BCA/258Shinwell; Emanuel (1884-1986)1884-1986   
GB/BCA/1192Summerskill; Edith (1901-1980)1901-1980   
GB/BCA/131Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden1902-1982   
GB/BCA/1449Phillips; Morgan (1902-1963)1902-1963   
GB/BCA/107Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)1897-1960   
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