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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"How they must have tortured him!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Oct 1942
FormatArtwork
Size35 x 41.5cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptLatest killings in Norway
Czechoslovakia
Jugoslavia
Volkischer Beobachter
British Empire falling apart!
Revolution in
Strikes bloodshed atrocties
How to Treat Small Peoples
Smuts
Person DepictedGoebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Himmler; Heinrich (1900-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Smuts; Jan Christiaan (1870-1950)
NotesNews: Field-Marshal Smuts in Britain. - Address to both Houses of Parliament. .. On Oct. 21 he addressed a joint assembly of both Houses of Parliament, at which nearly 1,000 members of the Lords and Commons were present.... "...I appreciate this honour, which is more than I deserve, and which but expresses your good will and interest in me and in the young nation I am privileged to represent. ..." ...The assembly concluded with cheers for Field-Marshal Smuts and the singing of "For he's a jolly good fellow." The speech was rebroadcast to the U.S.A, South Africa and all parts of the Empire, and recordings transmitted in all languages by the BBC.... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.5409
SubjectsYugoslavia
Punishment
Third Reich 1933-45
Germany
Politics
war
propaganda
UK
International relations
Norway
Leadership
Speeches
broadcasting
torture
Czechoslovakia
Atrocities
South Africa
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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