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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date26 Apr 1941
FormatArtwork
Techniqueink/pencil
Embedded text or transcriptBalkan Theatre - Under new management
Il duce in The conquest of Albania with huge supporting cast (of Germans)
Stage Door
And I was a riot at Addis Ababa....
Italy
Person DepictedMussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesNews: 22 April: The Times editorial: "The Humiliation of Italy. It is tempting to speculate what most Italians, and indeed what Mussolini himself, must be thinking as they watch their German confederates take up one military task after another which they had abandoned as hopeless. ..."
Subjectsactors
Italy
Albania
Addis Ababa
rags
World War II 1939-1945
theatres
Germany
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkNational Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
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