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Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Boy, you don't mean to, but you make a swell Cupid. [29 September 1940]

Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0088

A courting couple (Britain and America) seated on a bench marked Singapore under palm trees. In the bushes behind them a Japanese soldier is charging through the undergrowth, brandishing a rocket and a pistol. The implication is that Japan's invasion of Indo-China and Singapore has brought Britain and France together, united against a common enemy.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Cupid (Mythological figure), The Evening Standard (English newspaper), Singapore, Weapons, Japanese - Singapore, World War, 1939-1945 - Japan and Couples.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Boy, you don't mean to, but you make a swell Cupid. [29 September 1940], Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0088 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, pencil & Chinese white, 354 x 513 mm on sheet 406 x 520 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-007658)

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