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Arthur Szyk drawing

Object | Accession Number: 1995.40.23

Drawing of satirical subject matter relating to World War II created in the United States. Unfinished ink on graphite, image of Hitler (complete) with five-pointed communist star embedded in his rear end, blood dripping out; in unfinished sketch to left of Hitler is torso of man with raised knife in right hand, a second sketched man bent over with rear end in full view. On graph paper. Signed "Arthur Szyk/N.Y. 41." in ink, lower right quadrant. Random notations, doodles, markings, telephone number overall, in graphite on verso.

Artwork Title
Hitler with five-pointed communist star embedded in his rear end
Date
1941  (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 14:24:52
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