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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe world situation at a glance.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Feb 1932
FormatArtwork
Size28.9 x 44.2cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptMr. Bennett listening
Mr. Hoover trying to explain to the Middle West
Bank
Apples
Sth. America living on its own coffee
Mr. MacDonald resting
Lord B. expostulating.
De Valera awaiting result of Irish Sweep
French Govt. slips on banana-peel
Musso salutes banana-skin
Savages, glad they are not civilized
Hindenberg going to hit Hitler. Hitler going to hinder Hindenberg
League of Nations composing love-letter to Japan.
Stalin working both overtime and undertime
India almost pacified. Only another 400 million to be arrested
Japan protesting that she desires peace
Mr. Lang telling everybody to go to blazes
Person DepictedMacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
De Valera; Eamon (1882-1975)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Hindenburg; Paul von (1847-1934)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Stalin; Joseph (1879-1953)
Lang; Jack
Bennett; R.B. (Richard Bedford) (1870-1947)
Hoover; Herbert (1874-1964)
Implied textto slip on a banana skin
SubjectsAfrica
Australia
Cabinet
Canada
China
Defence
Drinks
Earth
Environment
Food
France
Geographical areas
Germany
Historical periods and persons
Human beings
Independence
India
Industries
International relations
Ireland
Italy
Japan
League of Nations 1919
Midwest
Organizations
Politics
Proverbs and sayings
Russia
South America
USA
Weapons
apples
artillery
banks
civil unrest
coffee
economic depression
economics
expansionism
foreign policy
fruits
government
maps
natives
sweepstakes
vegetables
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/391Hindenburg; Paul von (1847-1934)1847-1934   
GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/273Stalin; Joseph (1879-1953)1879-1953   
GB/BCA/1931Lang; Jack   
GB/BCA/105Bennett; R.B. (Richard Bedford) (1870-1947)1870-1947   
GB/BCA/401Hoover; Herbert (1874-1964)1874-1964   
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