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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionWhy do we take that roadhog's dust?
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date27 Mar 1940
FormatArtwork
Size40.5 x 51cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptInitiative
South-East Road
Person DepictedChamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)
NotesRepublished in David Low, Low's War Cartoons, Cresset Press, 1941.
SubjectsUnion Jack
swastika
Transport
oil
Politics
war
Fuel
UK
government
International relations
cars
Drivers
World War 1939-1945
Romania
prime ministers
Germany
Nazism
oil wells
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/146Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)1869-1940   
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/626Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)1893-1946   
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