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Artist or CreatorDyson; Will (1880-1938)
Title or CaptionHitler: "Pardon me, your face is familiar. Aren't you that other great lover of peace?"
[The Royal Society of Portrait Painters has invited a German artist to include a portrait of Hitler in its current exhibition, and, to balance it, has hung one of Einstein by Rothenstein.]
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Published byUnknown
DateUnknown
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Einstein; Albert (1879-1955)
Subjectsportraits
paintings
Nazis
Royal Society of Portrait Painters
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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/219Einstein; Albert (1879-1955)1879-1955   
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