Ref NoVY0954
Alt Ref NoVY0954
Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"Heil! Viva! Who would have thought our little boy would celebrate his coming of age as the darling of the democracies...?"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mirror
Date18 Jul 1957
Size54.5 x 44.5cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptTwenty-one years ago to-day General Franco started his uprising against the Spanish Republic with the support of Hitler and Mussolini.
Many Happy Returns
Person DepictedFranco; Francisco (1892-1975)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
SubjectsFestivals and customs
Kings and rulers
Copyright contact details22nd Floor One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AP 020 7293 3700
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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