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Ref NoDL2338
Alt Ref NoDL2338
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionDiplomatic courtesy in China
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date03 Nov 1944
FormatArtwork
Size37.5 x 43.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptWith the utmost reverence for your excellencies' faultless judgement, may I humbly suggest that the - !! - xx !! ----- !!! ---- !! -- Jap is -- !! over THERE.
Ops. against "The Reds"
Person DepictedChiang Kai-Shek (1887-1975)
Ho Chi-minh (1890-1969)
NotesThere was strong dissatisfaction in the United States with China's part in the offensive against Japan. Chiang's regime was said to be corrupt, moribund and anti-democratic, and more concerned with maintaining its political supremacy against the Chinese communists than in driving the Japanese out. [Caption in "Years of Wrath" by David Low]
SubjectsUSA
Civil War
Politics
Russia
Philosophies
communism
Leadership
foreign policy
military officers
China
Japan
Armed forces
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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