The fists of the Allies breaking the Nazi swastika

The fists of the Allies breaking the Nazi swastika, France, 1945.

This poster was designed by F.H.K. Henrion.

Born Frederick Henry Kay Henrion in Nuremberg, Germany on 18 April 1914, this highly talented, award-winning designer was granted his British nationality in 1946. He trained as a textile designer in Paris and he worked under Paul Colin in Paris and London from 1936 to 1939. …

During World War II he became a consultant for the exhibitions division of the Ministry of Information and US Office of War Information in London. It was here that he created some of the most powerful and influential social posters of the time.


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