Digitised Image

Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Japanese balancing act. [1 December 1937]

Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0102

A reverse 'human pyramid' of Japanese, showing many large army generals piled on top of a three smaller soldiers, who in turn are standing on two men marked Industry and Politics, who are both standing on the frail elderly figure of 'Shaky economics'. To the right, a servile figure is offering a ladder to enable the 'puppet states' to mount the pyramid.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, The Evening Standard (English newspaper), Japan, Japan - Politics and government, Acrobats and Japan - Armed Forces.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Japanese balancing act. [1 December 1937], Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0102 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, blue crayon & pencil, 350 x 538 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-007779)

Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=17027). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.

External Links:
View Full Descriptive Record in TAPUHI
View and/or order a copy of this image from Timeframes
View Archived Image on NDHA

Leave a comment

This function is coming soon.

Latest comments