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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionHerr Hitler thinks of a policy.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date09 Mar 1933
FormatArtwork
Size32.5 x 45.5cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptMinisters : "We beg to report, All-Highest, that the communists and socialists are extinguished, the Jews suppressed, the press muzzled. What now?"
Hitler : "Um ... ah ... Suppose we set fire to a palace or something ..."
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Subjectsgovernment
Furniture and furnishings
Politics
press
Rooms
Geographical areas
Festivals and customs
Nazism
Germany
jews
political parties
Reichstag
socialism
communism
chairs
Berlin
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/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/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
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