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Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Amazing how smartly these Japs imitate our Western ways. 2 August 1940.

Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0090

Hitler and Mussolini standing left, both dressed in kimonos, watching as Japanese Prime Minister Matsuoka bites the hand of British Foreign Minister, Lord Halifax, as Halifax attempts to hand him a paper marked 'appeasement'. Not long after this, Japan became a member of the German-Italian Axis Pact and moved on to claim British, French and Dutch colonies in South East Asia.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Edward Frederick Linley Wood Halifax, Exhibition title Kiwi Cartoonist on Hitler's Blacklist David Low, The Evening Standard (English newspaper), Japan, World War, 1939-1945 - Causes, Kimonos - Japan, Peace treaties and World War, 1939-1945 - Japan.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Amazing how smartly these Japs imitate our Western ways. 2 August 1940., Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0090 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, blue crayon & pencil, 215 x 350 mm on sheet 304 x 408 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: ColourIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-007153)

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