Festsommer 1939 München [Summer Festival 1939 Munich]

 
Festsommer 1939 München [Summer Festival 1939 Munich]
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  • Title :     Festsommer 1939 München [Summer Festival 1939 Munich]
  • Artist:     Gottfried Klein Designer Müller & Co. Printer
  • Accession:     85.4.87
  • Country:     Germany Munich
  • Date:     circa 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 47 32-7/8, Centimeters 119.4 83.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     Health, Hygiene and Fitness
  • Subject:     Nazism/Third Reich , Leisure/Sports , Classical , Music , Festivals
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.4.87.JPG
  • Tags:     Health, Hygiene, and Fitness~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper lithograph depicting a column topped by a circular disc, on the disc is an image of a torch and a the profile of a Roman soldier on top of an eagle perched atop a swastika; in front of the column is a grotesque mask, harp and ivy; in the background are horses racing and a sailboat.