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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionSleepless nights
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date06 Jul 1944
FormatArtwork
Size40 x 47.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptDefeat
East
South
West
1914-18
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Implied textcounting sheep
NotesNews: July 6. Field Marshal von Rundstedt is sacked as supreme commander of the German army in the west [Chronicle of the 20th century]
SubjectsGermany
Dreams
war
Resemblance
government
Proverbs and sayings
Animals
Russia
Italy
Defeat
Armed forces
sheep
World War 1914-1918
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/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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