Cartoon by Behrendt on the Suez Crisis (1956)

‘The man at the tap.’ In August 1956, shortly after the nationalisation of the Suez Canal by the Egyptian President, Gamal Abdel Nasser, the cartoonist Fritz Behrendt portrays the threat hanging over the Western nations’ oil supplies.

Source and copyright

Source: BEHRENDT, Fritz. August 1956. Der Mann am Hahnen. In: Spaß beiseite: Eine Auswahl von 63 Karikaturen. Nebelspalter-Verlag. 1957.

Copyright: (c) Fritz Behrendt
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Cartoon by Behrendt on the Suez Crisis (1956)