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Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Where ev'ry prospect pleases. [23 February 1938]

Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0080

A back view of Mussolini at the Brenner Pass, 'back door to Italy' which is marked with a 'sold' sign. There is a telescope alongside Mussolini and a distant view of alps, with a message on the telescope from Mussolini to Hitler, pointing out the direction to look in order 'to view the Mediterranean (Italian Lake)'. Hitler had promised Mussolini that the latter would be 'Lord of the Mediterranean'. Mussolini often referred to the Mediterranean as 'The Italian Lake'.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Benito Mussolini, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Exhibition title Kiwi Cartoonist on Hitler's Blacklist David Low, The Evening Standard (English newspaper), Brenner Pass, World War, 1939-1945 - Causes and Telescopes.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Where ev'ry prospect pleases. [23 February 1938], Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0080 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, crayon, & pencil, 364 x 561 mm on sheet 380 x 540 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: ColourIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-007121)

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