A Better Home

A Better Home
  • Title :     A Better Home
  • Artist:     Lester Beall Designer Rural Electrification Administration, US Department of Agric Publisher
  • Accession:     TD1991.174.5
  • Country:     United States Washington, D.C.
  • Date:     1941
  • Dimensions:     Inches 41-1/2 31 Dimensions, mounted Inches 40 29-7/8 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 105.4 78.7 Dimensions, mounted Centimeters 101.6 75.9 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Domestic , Technology , Figurative , Electricity , New Deal , Great Depression
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.174.5_001_06152011-jpg634516956288139759.jpg
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Industrial Design~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Ink on paper offset color lithograph and screen print mounted on linen with a photomontage set against blue background with red polka dots in upper half; depicts an image of a female figure removing biscuits from the oven.