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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionHide and seek
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date12 Jul 1940
FormatArtwork
Size36.5 x 49.8cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptRumanian filling station
Somewhat under new management
Fork out your coupons, pajolst
Pool
Pool
Pool
Person DepictedStalin; Joseph (1879-1953)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Carol II (1893-1953); King of Romania,
NotesRepublished in David Low, Low's War Cartoons, Cresset Press, 1941.

Keesing's Contemporary Archives: Rumania. - Oil Industry. - Interference with British-owned Astra-Romana... The expulsion of a number of British subjects working in the Ploesti oil region on July 4 was followed on July 24 by the appointment of a a Governemnt Company. ...
SubjectsFuel
Germany
International relations
Italy
Kings and rulers
Politics
Romania
Russia
Third Reich 1933-45
World War 1939-1945
axis powers
coupons
garages
government
hide-and-seek
oil
petrol
petrol coupons
petrol pumps
petrol shortages
rationing
shortages
swastika
tanks
war
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/273Stalin; Joseph (1879-1953)1879-1953   
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/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/1215Carol II (1893-1953); King of Romania,1893-1953   
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