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Arthur Szyk drawing

Object | Accession Number: 1995.40.8

Drawing of satirical subject matter relating to World War II created in the United States. Image of Rudolf Hess in Nazi uniform standing with arms raised at the elbow, palms out. Signed "Arthur Szyk/N.Y. 1941." in ink, lower right corner. Incribed "HESS/Of course he is crazy, - taing the English for suckers..." in graphite, beneath drawing, center of lower half. Created by Arthur Szyk, 1941, New York, United States.

Artwork Title
Hess
Collection Subtitle
of course he is crazy, - taking the English for suckers..
Date
1941  (creation)
Geography
creation : New York (N.Y.)
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: 2018-10-24 14:06:24
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