Accession number 1998.4.3
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 Material Information
Title: Espanolaphone painting
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Alexander Z. Kruse ( Artist )
Subjects / Keywords: Politics -- Caricature and Cartoons -- War/Military -- Anti-Nazism -- Anti-Fascism -- Spanish Civil War -- Humor/Satire -- Propaganda
Genre: painting
Content description: Oil on board painting using satire to condemn the Italian and German governments for their military support of Spain's civil war; Kruse portrays Adolph Hitler as a clown and Benito Mussolini as a devil; Spain, represented by the green bull, serves as the conduit between them; through a mouthpiece coming out of the bull's ears, Mussolini is talking to Hitler who is listening through a receiver attached to the bull's tail.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, Gift of Mrs. Kathreen Kruse, Woodland Hills, in memory of Martin Alexander Kruse
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF000107
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - 1998.4.3
Classification: Fine Art

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