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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"Defenders of the faith"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date19 Feb 1937
FormatArtwork
Size34 x 53.8cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptMake less noise de-Christianising those bishops can't you! I want to hear about the magnificent victory for Christianity in Spain.
Order of Precedence in Italy 1. Il Duce 2. The Party 3. The State Also ran (at Il Duce's convenience) The Christian church
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Quiepo de Llano y Sierra; General Gonzalo (1875-1951)
SubjectsGermany
Christianity
Civil War
Italy
Religions and cults
Third Reich 1933-45
Spain
Historical periods and persons
International relations
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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