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Arthur Szyk drawing

Object | Accession Number: 1995.40.12

Drawing of satirical subject matter relating to World War II created in the United States. Three quarter image of man (Hirohito?) wearing Nazi armband with swastika on left upper arm, Nazi medal on right chest pocket, and numerous "Iron Cross" type medallions on uniform, chrysanthymum medal at throat, right index finger raised pointing up in the air, left hand at side grasping the handle of a sword. Signed "Arthur Szyk/N.Y. 42." in ink, lower right corner.

Artwork Title
Three quarter image of man (Hirohito?)
Date
1942  (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 14:23:31
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