Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Meditative weekend at Berchtesgaden. [3 September 1938]
Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0085
Hitler at his Austrian mountain retreat, Berchtesgaden, seated at a table between two figures - Peace on the left, nervously handing him the keys of Europe, the scales of justice, and an olive branch on a sheet of paper marked 'sure profits of Peace', while on the left sits Death, playing with the 'Dice of war'. Behind Hitler, though a large window, can be seen a mountain village. Neville Chamberlain made three visits to Hitler to seek a solution to German grievances against Czechoslovakia, the first being at Berchtesgaden on 15 September 1938 and presumably in planning at the time of publication of this cartoon
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Adolf Hitler, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Exhibition title Kiwi Cartoonist on Hitler's Blacklist David Low, The Evening Standard (English newspaper), Peace (Symbolic figure), Death (Personification), Berchtesgaden, World War, 1939-1945 - Causes and Peace treaties.
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Meditative weekend at Berchtesgaden. [3 September 1938], Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0085 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, pencil & Chinese white, 324 x 522 mm on sheet 354 x 516 mm. Single art work
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-007654)
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