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HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935

HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935
HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935
HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935
HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935
HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935

HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935

De Vijf Werelddeelen Zullen Sidderen Voor De Fascistche Macht. Gij Zult Abyssineie Veroveren, En Bezitten!

Unusual original Historicla poster, from before the Second World War, showing the situation in North Africa and the plans of Mussolini to conquer Abyssinia. The current Italian colonies are represented in pink: Tripolitania, Erytrea and Somalia. Abyssinia is represented in yellow, still under the reign of Haile Selassie, Emperor of Abyssinia, and the only independent state in Africa at the time. At the top of the poster, on the left, the emblem and the flag of Italy, on the right Mussolini who harangues his soldiers. In the center, the words prononced by Mussolini in Eboli, near Naples, in Flemish and in French : the fascist forces will shake the 5 continents. You will conquer and possess Abyssinia. Bottom left, the Emperor Haile Selassie I and his soldiers saying : "I evoke peace and submit to the jurisdiction of the League of Nations". At the bottom of the poster, in handwriting dated 29/9/1935, the description of the colors yellow and red. The poster is framed with nice wood. 65 x 92 cm / 25,5 x 36,2 inches; size unframed : 57 x 84 cm / 22,4 x 33 inches. WE DON'T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item "HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935" is in sale since Friday, July 31, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "efi6" and is located in Paris.

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  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Type: Political Map
  • Region: Africa
  • Features: Antique


HAILE SELASSIE ITALY ABYSSINIA PRE-WORLD WAR II POLITICAL POSTER MAP c. 1935