Digitised Image

Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Family group. [27 November 1940]

Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0105

A scene in a photographer's studio, with 'Europe united for the Axis' and 'Have your Xmas photo taken now to impress U. S. A.' inscribed alongside the 'family group' being photographed. The central figure is Hitler, with Mussolini, heavily bandaged at his side. An empty boot marked 'Joe' (for Josef Stalin) and a cap marked 'Franco' (for Spain) are to one side. On the other side sits Japan, and in front, as a much smaller child, stands 'Hortny' with a cushion alongside, marked 'Quisling breed' inhabited by a group of mice. Almost hidden at the back is a small figure marked 'Rum'[ania]

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Joseph Stalin, Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Francisco Franco Bahamonde, The Evening Standard (English newspaper), Europe, World War, 1939-1945 - Propaganda and Photography.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Family group. [27 November 1940], Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0105 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, blue crayon & pencil, 360 x 447 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-007778)

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