Ref NoVY2187
Alt Ref NoVY2187
Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"Heil! Viva! you're the bulwark of Western civilisation - just as we were!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Apr 1963
Size46.5 x 55cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptCome to Sunny Spain
Person DepictedFranco; Francisco (1892-1975)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Implied textblood on his hands
NotesNews: Sn. J. Grimau was sentenced to death in Spain for alleged activities during the Spanish civil war.
capital punishment
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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