Ref NoNEB1180
Alt Ref NoNEB1180
Artist or CreatorNEB [Ronald Niebour]
Title or Caption"Mind you - of the two, Darlan gets rather a better shine - then he's younger isn't he?"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date18 Aug 1941
Also published by"1 col BP" written in pencil on front of cartoon.
Size38 x 27cm
Techniquepencil/blue pencil/black ink
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Petain; Philippe (1856-1951)
Darlan; Jean
NotesFull Powers conferred on Admiral Darlan as Minister for National Defence. - Marshal Petain's Broadcast... On Aug. 12 Marshal Petain made a broadcast in which he announced the conferment of widely extended powers on Admiral Darlan, giving the latter virtual control of French military and foreign policy, and announcing the following series of measures, designed to "save France".... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.4743]
Third Reich 1933-45
Vichy France
satellite states
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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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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