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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date21 Apr 1941
FormatArtwork
Techniqueink/pencil
Embedded text or transcriptIraqi pro-Axis revolt
For the oil
Too late old man
Iraq oil wells
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
NotesNews: April 17. British troops cross the Iraqi border.
Subjectsoil
oil wells
Iraq
UK
flying carpets
Germany
World War II 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkNational Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
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