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Alt Ref NoDL1136
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe choice.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date26 Aug 1936
FormatArtwork
Size34.9 x 53cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptOld George.
Bubble reputations of warriors.
Pedestal reserved for a monument to the everlasting glory of a SECOND MAN OF PEACE.
Person DepictedLansbury; George (1859-1940)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Tojo; Hideki (1884-1948)
SubjectsUnited Nations peacekeeping forces
Toys
Myths
men
Politics
statues
children
Christianity
International relations
Labour Party
political parties
politicians
legends
balloons
peace
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/43Lansbury; George (1859-1940)1859-1940   
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
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/1732Tojo; Hideki (1884-1948)1884-1948General in the Imperial Japanese Army and Prime Minister of Japan from 1941-1944. He was a strong supporter of the Tripartite Alliance between Japan, Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy.  
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