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Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Art and industry. [8 March 1937]

Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0099

A tangled mass of pieces of machinery, marked 'Modern power of production. Organisation postponed indefinitely. Above the clutter are Hitler and Stresemann opposing Anthony Eden and Colonel Blimp, all waving paint pots of competing colours as they pore over a map of the world. A text, top right, reads 'When discussing colonies it as well to remember that the economic problems of our time are not to be solved by repainting pieces of the map a different colour' - Mr H. Sapiens, M. P.' Eden and Colonel Blimp are depicted as ineffectual opponents to Hitler's attempt to expand his colonies

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Adolf Hitler, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Gustav Stresemann, Anthony Eden, Blimp (Colonel) (Fictitious character), The Evening Standard (English newspaper), World War, 1939-1945 - Causes and Colonies.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Art and industry. [8 March 1937], Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0099 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, blue crayon, Chinese white & pencil, 350 x 540 mm (sheet size). Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-007773)

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