|Stockno.:||Artist:||Kitazawa Rakuten, Ippei Okamoto and others||Description: ||決戰漫画輯 Collection of manga from important battles (Ketsusen manga shū).
Second World War propaganda booklet, published in May 1944 in Tokyo. 79 pages with color lithographs, caricatures, reports of historic events. Foreword by Kitazawa Rakuten and Ippei Okamoto、both famous political cartoonists inspired by American comics and great influences on the manga scene. Followed by an index listing illustrations, captions and artist names. Also written reports by 13 authors.
Illustration showing a.o. a caricature of Churchill: humiliated and kneeling down on the ground stripped down to his underwear. The caption reads ‘Gradually that bastard is getting undressed’.
The second illustration shows a shocked Roosevelt, quickly identifiable for readers by his name-tag, gripping the armseat of his sofa to gain composure. ||Signed:||Size:||26 cm x 18.5 cm||Condition:||very good general condition.||Price:||Euro 650||Reference:|