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Alt Ref NoGS0630
Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or CaptionThe frozen blitz
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date26 Dec 1941
FormatArtwork
Size38.3 x 53.3cm
Techniqueblack ink
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
NotesThere is a pencil sketch of Napoleon's head at the top left of the drawing. On reverse : Scottish Boxing Day Edn only: also some rough sketches Bottom margin : Be careful of chalk! [drawing is wrapped in tissue] / 4 cols for stock perhaps Thursday. To be made & sent to GF Manchester
SubjectsArmed forces
Third Reich 1933-45
Germany
Defence
thunder and lightning
uniforms
Music
snow
ice
trumpets
Historical periods and persons
Weather
musical instruments
Seasons
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.  
GB/BCA/626Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)1893-1946   
GB/BCA/345Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)1897-1945German politician. Minister of Propaganda from 1933-45. Known for his zealous speeches and anti-Semitism. Chief architect of the Kristallnacht attack on German Jews considered to be the first manifestation of the Nazi violence culminating in the Holocaust.  
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