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Artist or CreatorDyson; Will (1880-1938)
Title or CaptionThe Temperamental Prima Donna: "Stop! I think I changa the mind - The Mussolini shall singa tonight!"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Herald
DateUndated
FormatArtwork
Size52 x 56 cms
TechniqueBlack ink and blue crayon on card and process white.
Embedded text or transcriptNotice
Owing to the indisposition of la Mussolini there will be no performance
Contract
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)
Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Subjectsfascists
dressing-rooms
heads of state
performers
singers
opera
Performance
contracts
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.  
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/146Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)1869-1940   
GB/BCA/216Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon1897-1977   
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