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The German Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

March 22, 1944

Artist:

Pavel Sokolov-Skalya
Born Strel’nia, 1899; died Moscow, 1961

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Pavel P. Sokolov-Skalia

Title

The German Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

Origin

Russia

Date

Original 1944

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

Hitler’s diplomats are shuttling from one neutral country to another, attempting to make alliances with pro-Hitler elements in those countries, hinting at the possibility of a separate peace either with our government or with our allies. All these ploys of Hitler are destined to failure. (From an edict of the Supreme Head Commander comrade J. Stalin, February 23, 1944)

Dimensions

1872 x 845 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.174

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