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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    1938 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Topolski, Feliks, born 1907 - died 1989 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and wash drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:

    E.81-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 65

Physical description

Pen and ink cartoon depicting Neville Chamberlain, Daladier, Hitler and Mussolini sitting on the shoulders of soldiers of their respective nations. Signed and dated by the artist.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (probably, drawn)

Date

1938 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Topolski, Feliks, born 1907 - died 1989 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and wash drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated 'Feliks Topolski 1938'.

Dimensions

Height: 15 in, Width: 14.375 in

Descriptive line

Pen and ink cartoon by Feliks Topolski depicting Neville Chamberlain, Daladier, Hitler and Mussolini sitting on the shoulders of soldiers of their respective nations. Great Britain, 1938.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.

Materials

Paper; Pen and ink

Techniques

Drawing; Wash

Subjects depicted

Soldiers

Categories

Drawings; Military; Politics; Propaganda; Caricatures & Cartoons

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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