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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
creation:  1943
Classification
Art
Category
Drawings
Object Type
Color drawing (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Joseph and Alexandra Braciejowski
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-23 08:58:05
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