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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionCrack
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date24 Jul 1944
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Himmler; Heinrich (1900-1945)
NotesNews: July 21: Troops pour into Berlin following the attempt on Hitler's life. July 23: Himmler launches a manhunt to catch the generals implicated in the plot against Hitler. [Chronicle of the 20th century]
The original artwork was donated by Sir Max Aitken to the Auckland Art Gallery in 1968.
Third Reich 1933-45
World War 1939-1945
attempted assassinations
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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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/390Himmler; Heinrich (1900-1945)1900-1945   
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