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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionPolitical Whiskers.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date20 Jul 1936
FormatArtwork
Size32.7 x 51.7cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptUp the Low Party!. Up the Liberals!. Up the Fascists!. Up the Communists!.
(It is reported that if the Home Secretary decides to prohibit the wearing of political uniforms the Fascists will distinguish themselves by all growing Hitler moustaches. - NEWS ITEM.)
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Gladstone; William Ewart (1809-1898)
Marx; Karl Heinrich (1818-1883)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Subjectshair
disguises
Nazism
Politics
uniforms
Philosophies
moustaches
fascism
dogs
political parties
Animals
beauty
Clothing and dress
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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/320Gladstone; William Ewart (1809-1898)1809-1898   
GB/BCA/509Marx; Karl Heinrich (1818-1883)1818-1883   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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