Image

DL1231.jpg

Ref NoDL1231
Alt Ref NoDL1231
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date16 Jul 1937
FormatArtwork
Size32.3 x 46.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptYours fraternally George Lansbury
WELCOME
SPAIN
Withdrawal ?
Won't you come out of your parlour, to the spiders said the fly.
Person DepictedEden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Lansbury; George (1859-1940)
Implied textWon't you come out of your parlour, said the spider to the fly
SubjectsDeath
Third Reich 1933-45
nursery rhymes
Germany
insects
Civil War
flowers
children
spiders
UK
remembrance
Resemblance
Italy
International relations
foreign policy
Spain
lilies
Animals
Historical periods and persons
mourning
plants
flies
axis powers
Quotations
Human beings
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL1231

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/216Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon1897-1977   
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/315Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)1892-1975   
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/43Lansbury; George (1859-1940)1859-1940   
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2019