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Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Hunting big game. [6 November 1940]

Reference Number: NON-ATL-C-0106

Shows a scene at the Vatican; von Ribbentrop, Hitler's Foreign Minister from 1938 until the end of the Third Reich, dressed as a priest, hunts the pope with a large butterfly net. Adolf Hitler, disguised as a plaster saint, stands motionless in a corner clutching a volume titled 'Hitler, the white hope of the Church' and labelled 'Propaganda stunt no. 19'. Refers to the stance of Pope Pius X11 in relation to the Jews.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Adolf Hitler, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Joachim von Ribbentrop, The Evening Standard (English newspaper), Germany, Vatican City, Antisemitism, World War, 1939-1945, Catholic Church and Hunting.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil, 1891-1963 :Hunting big game. [6 November 1940], Reference Number NON-ATL-C-0106 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, blue crayon & pencil, 394 x 516 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-007780)

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