Drummer boy with pickax

 
Drummer boy with pickax
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  • Title :     Drummer boy with pickax
  • Artist:     Essevi di Sandro Vacchetti Maker
  • Accession:     85.7.268
  • Country:     Italy Turin
  • Date:     circa 1936
  • Dimensions:     Inches 14 5 diameter, Centimeters 35.6 12.7 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Fascism , Children , Figurative , Ceramics/Ceramic Design , Propaganda
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.7.268.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture~Paintings and Sculpture~War and Political Propaganda
Description:
Multi-color gloss glazed ceramic figurine of a drummer boy with cap, holding a pickax behind his back; boy has an angry expression on his face and is nude except for cap, scarf and drum around his middle.