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Arthur Szyk drawing

Object | Accession Number: 1995.40.22

Drawing of satirical subject matter relating to World War II created in the United States. Matted image of Goebbels speaking into a microphone, a building lableled "Stalingrad" in ink, in background, swastikas and bodies litter the ground; adhesive label attached to paper mount. Signed "Arthur Szyk/N.Y. 43." in ink, right side, center. Inscribed "It's a lie! The German army is still around Stalingrad and will remain there forever!" in blue ink, lower edge. Mount inscribed "George- Eddie, K----- >Please don't mark up this orignal art. It is only loaned to use." in graphite, on adhesive label attached to paper mount. Stamped, center, side edges, ink, "INSERT"; graphite markings below signature; black grease pencil or crayon marking at right edge, lower half; upper left corner, graphite, "19086"; markings also on verso.

Artwork Title
It's a lie! The German army is still around Stalingrad and will remain there forever!
Date
1943  (creation)
Classification
Art
Category
Drawings
Object Type
Color drawing (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Joseph and Alexandra Braciejowski
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:13
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