Ernest Bevin.Supplement to the New Statesman and Nation, December 30, 1933 (11).
Photo-lithograph. Sheet size: 230 x 330mm (9 x 13").
A portrait of Ernest Bevin (1881 - 1951), a British statesman, trade union leader, and Labour politician. He co-founded and served as general secretary of the Transport and General Workers' Union from 1922 to 1940, and as Minister of Labour in the war-time coalition government. By New Zealand born artist, Sir David Low (1891 - 1963). Unhappy with the political leadership of the British establishment David Low created his cartoon character, Colonel Blimp in 1934.
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