[Decline of the Rising Sun] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Decline of the Rising Sun]

Creator

  • Artist: Artzybasheff, Boris, 1899-1965.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Wickwire Spencer Steel Company.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Wickwire Spencer Steel Company
    Place of Publication: [New York, N.Y.]

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Black and white cartoon. A figure made of Wickwire Spencer rope uses a part of itself to hang a caricature of a distressed Hideki Tojo, who appears to be partially immersed in the sea. Behind Tojo's head are rays resembling those of a Japanese Rising Sun symbol. A volcano or mountain can be seen in the distant background.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : b&w ; 43 x 55 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Tojo, Hideki, 1884-1948 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Keyword: steel rope
  • Keyword: noose
  • Keyword: enemy caricature
  • Keyword: metal
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: Japanese
  • Keyword: cable
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Caricatures and cartoons -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Industrial mobilization -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: pulley
  • Keyword: hanging

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Collection

  • Name: World War Poster Collection
    Code: WWPC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: copyright
  • Rights Holder: Wickwire Spencer Steel Company

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 031
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2049.3
  • OCLC: 68810385
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Artzybasheff 6
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2995195
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc598

Note

  • Display Note: Title is from "Axis in Agony!" (New York: Wickwire Spencer Steel Company, 1944). "Copyright 1942, Wickwire Spencer Steel Company"
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude