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Un trofeo germanico =: Tropheé Allemand

Alternate Title(s):
Tropheé Allemand
Author(s):
Martini, Alberto, 1876-1954, artist
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publication:
Treviso : Lit. Longo, 1916
Language(s):
Italian
French
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nurses
War Crimes
World War I
Cavell, Edith, 1865-1915.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
An ugly, insect-like creature is holding in the claws of its hairy legs a two-headed German zeppelin spewing gas from one head and petrolium from the other; in its center is inscription "Zeppelin infanticida". In its lap the creature is holding a large platter with two small naked children with their hands cut off, blood spurting out of their wounds. The creature's hairy arms are lifted high above its head and are holding the corpse of the nurse Edith Clavell.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
multicolored
NLM Unique ID:
101654681 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D04540
Alternate Title(s):
Tropheé Allemand
Author(s):
Martini, Alberto, 1876-1954, artist
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publication:
Treviso : Lit. Longo, 1916
Language(s):
Italian
French
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nurses
War Crimes
World War I
Cavell, Edith, 1865-1915.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
An ugly, insect-like creature is holding in the claws of its hairy legs a two-headed German zeppelin spewing gas from one head and petrolium from the other; in its center is inscription "Zeppelin infanticida". In its lap the creature is holding a large platter with two small naked children with their hands cut off, blood spurting out of their wounds. The creature's hairy arms are lifted high above its head and are holding the corpse of the nurse Edith Clavell.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
multicolored
NLM Unique ID:
101654681 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D04540