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Ref NoDL1540
Alt Ref NoDL1540
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionWhat! No umbrella yet?
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date29 Sep 1939
FormatArtwork
Size34.5 x 55cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptMunich
Nazi-Soviet Peace terms
Person DepictedGoebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesRepublished in David Low, Low's War Cartoons, Cresset Press, 1941.
Keesing's Contemporary Archives: Occupation of Eastern Poland by the Red Army. - German-Soviet Pact. ... After negotiations between M. Stalin, M. Molotov, and M. Schvartsev, and the German delegation a German-Soviet treaty finally partitioning Poland and establishing relations of friendship between the two countries was signed on Sept. 28 ... [p.3749]
Subjectsswastika
Third Reich 1933-45
Transport
Germany
Emblems
Nazi-Soviet Pact
Russia
military planning
International relations
scientific instruments
binoculars
Munich
air transport
Armed forces
airports
Air forces
anti-aircraft defence
peace treaties
umbrellas
World War 1939-1945
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/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/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/626Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)1893-1946   
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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