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  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1918 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Raemaekers, Louis, born 1869 - died 1956 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black chalk and water-colour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.1161-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 63

Physical description

Cartppm pf Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany, wearing a beat inscribed "Gott mit uns", marching arm in arm with two skeletons wearing navel and air force uniforms inscribed respectively "U-boat murders" and "Air raid murders"

Place of Origin

Netherlands (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1918 (made)

Artist/maker

Raemaekers, Louis, born 1869 - died 1956 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Black chalk and water-colour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Signed 'Louis Raemaekers'
Inscribed on the back in blue chalk 'Sold No 65'
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Dimensions

Height: 15 1/4 in, Width: 13 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by Louis Raemaekers: Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany wearing a belt inscribed "Gott mit uns", marching arm in arm with two skeletons.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Materials

Paper; Black chalk; Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

War; Uniform; Cartoon; Skeleton; Uniform

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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