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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionOld Low's Almanack Prophecies for 1939
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date19 Dec 1938
FormatArtwork
Size36.7 x 57.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptThe League of Pmilbs (or inverted Blimps), crown the policy of "Apeasement" by rebuilding for Hitler the German fleet surrendered in 1918.
Munich
Dear old pals - jolly old pals .....
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjectsconferences
Third Reich 1933-45
Germany
Armaments
appeasement
bouquets
UK
Music
International relations
rearmament
Munich
Historical periods and persons
Royal Navy
bands
Armed forces
plants
Quotations
expansionism
SeriesOld Low's Almanack
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/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/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
GB/BCA/345Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)1897-1945German politician. Minister of Propaganda from 1933-45. Known for his zealous speeches and anti-Semitism. Chief architect of the Kristallnacht attack on German Jews considered to be the first manifestation of the Nazi violence culminating in the Holocaust.  
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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