6° Reggimento Genio "Per Aspra Via Ad Aspra Meta" [6° Engineers Regiment "For Harsh Way to Bitter Half"]

 
6° Reggimento Genio "Per Aspra Via Ad Aspra Meta" [6° Engineers Regiment "For Harsh Way to Bitter Half"]
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  • Title :     6° Reggimento Genio "Per Aspra Via Ad Aspra Meta" [6° Engineers Regiment "For Harsh Way to Bitter Half"]
  • Artist:     Vittorio Emanuel Boeri Artist Casa Editrice d'Arte V. E. Boeri Publisher
  • Accession:     TD1992.136.1
  • Country:     Italy Rome
  • Date:     circa 1922 1945
  • Dimensions:     Inches 18-1/2 13, Centimeters 47.0 33.0
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Fascism , Communication , Technology , Radio/TV , War/Military , Propaganda
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1992.136.1.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Industrial Design~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Gouache, watercolor, ink, and graphite on paper board design drawing depicting a centralized body of water complete with a wooden bridge amidst a barren landscape; telephone poles with wires stretch across the horizon; a radio transmitter in the foreground emits radio signals; a fasces symbol consisting of five shovels with projecting blades located in the handle bound with rope float in the foreground; inscriptions in Italian are located at bottom center.