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Arthur Szyk drawing

Object | Accession Number: 1995.40.19

Drawing of satirical subject matter relating to World War II and created in the United States. Image of man wearing Nazi uniform, falling from a cliff ledge marked RUSSIA into open pit shaped like grave marked at head with swastika above rectangular plaque bearing words "SCHIKLGRUBER'S/DREAM." Signed "Arthur Szyk" in ink, lower right corner. Inscribed "We are not defeated! / We are falling back on prepared positions..." in graphite, upper left corner. Verso: "Szyk, 2 cols Thurs / Return to Shen-----" in graphite, upper half.

Artwork Title
We are not defeated!
Collection Subtitle
We are falling back on prepared positions...
Object Type
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 14:08:51
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