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13 Cartoons That Rocked Art and Politics

Cutting Down a Brute

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Cutting Down a Brute

David Low regularly caricatured Hilter and Mussolini for the London Evening Standard before World War II.

He said, “No dictator is inconvenienced or even displeased by cartoons showing his terrible person stalking through blood and mud … What he does not want to get around is the idea that he is an ass, which is really damaging.”