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Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"Why are they asking the Fatherland to contribute still more towards the defence of the free world, Adolf? We've given them Dr. Von Braun, haven't we!"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mirror
Date07 Feb 1958
FormatArtwork
Size54.5 x 40.5cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptFrom 'V-2' to 'Me-Too'
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Von Braun; Wernher (1912-1977)
SubjectsStar-spangled Banner
Flags
Germany
Myths
Emblems
valhalla
Defence
Weapons
Scandinavia
legends
nuclear weapons
Armed forces
Germans
Copyright contact details22nd Floor One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AP 020 7293 3700 desk@mirrorpix.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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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/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
GB/BCA/2012Von Braun; Wernher (1912-1977)1912-1977   
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