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Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or CaptionJack(boot) o' lantern
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date04 Oct 1939
FormatArtwork
Size38 x 53.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptWork - freedom - peace - prosperity
Morass of war
Totalitarian black out
German people
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Implied textJack o' Lantern
NotesBottom margin : Wed On reverse : Early November only.
Subjectsbayonets
swastika
boots
bogs
Third Reich 1933-45
Flags
Germany
Myths
firearms
jackboots
Fairies
Emblems
Defence
hand-grenades
security forces
censorship
Weapons
legends
Historical periods and persons
Clothing and dress
Natural phenomena
fairy tales
barbed wire
Human beings
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
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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