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Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or CaptionThe Doppleganger[sic] "What! You too"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date19 Dec 1941
FormatArtwork
Size37.9 x 53.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptNapoleon's footsteps
Russian retreat
Xmas in the Kremlin Libya retreat
Xmas in Cairo
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesThe caption is spelt incorrectly. It should read `Doppelganger' There are alternative captions, crossed out, in the bottom margin : Who are you looking at / It's that man again. Top margin : Tobruk
SubjectsMonuments
swastika
Third Reich 1933-45
Flags
Napoleonic war
Geographical areas
Germany
buildings
soldiers
Emblems
uniforms
Russia
cities
snow
Cairo
France
Kremlin
foreign policy
towns
Historical periods and persons
Egypt
Weather
Libya
Seasons
World War 1939-1945
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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