Conquista dell'Africa: Arrendetevi! [Conquest of Africa: Surrender!]

 
Conquista dell'Africa: Arrendetevi! [Conquest of Africa: Surrender!]
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  • Title :     Conquista dell'Africa: Arrendetevi! [Conquest of Africa: Surrender!]
  • Artist:     Corrado Forlin Artist
  • Accession:     XX1989.103
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     1942
  • Dimensions:     Inches 23-5/8 39-1/4, Centimeters 60.0 99.6
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     Modernism
  • Subject:     War/Military , Figurative , World War II 1940-1945 , Fascism , Colonialism
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.103.JPG
  • Tags:     Colonialism~War and Political Propaganda~Paintings and Sculpture~Modernism
Description:
Oil on Masonite painting depicting vignettes of invasion: soldier with binoculars, marching riflemen, soldiers on the front line, a city in ruin, and an image of the continent of Africa; inscription ARRENDETEVI repeated three times across the face of the painting.