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Ref NoDL1195
Alt Ref NoDL1195
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionA difficult job of leg-roping.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date09 Apr 1937
FormatArtwork
Size34 x 49.4cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptHaving disappointed the Internationalists the British Foreign Office seems likely to disappoint also the Imperialists. Its "long-view" Spanish policy, of standing by while Franco wins and then leg-roping him when he comes to borrow money in London, is looking a bit sick in view of the obviously different plans of his guardians. - HON H. SAPIENS. M.P.
LONDON PAWNSHOP Loans on arranged security
NO FINANCIAL PICNICS
MEDITERRANEAN ROAD PRIVATE SELF CONTAINED AREA
NO HAWKERS OR MONEY LENDERS
NO ECONOMICS BOUGHT AT THE DOOR
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Person DepictedVansittart; Robert Gilbert Vansittart, (1881-1957); Baron
Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
SubjectsBudgets
Civil War
Emblems
Flags
Historical periods and persons
International relations
Spain
Sports
UK
athletics
axis powers
commerce
lassoes
pawnbrokers
swastika
three-legged races
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/4491Vansittart; Robert Gilbert Vansittart, (1881-1957); Baron1881-1957   
GB/BCA/216Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon1897-1977   
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/315Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)1892-1975   
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.  
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