The Fighting Filipinos

 
The Fighting Filipinos
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  • Title :     The Fighting Filipinos
  • Artist:     Manuel Rey Isip Designer Office of Special Services, Commonwealth of the Philippines Publisher
  • Accession:     1993.1.95
  • Country:     United States Washington, D.C.
  • Date:     circa 1943
  • Dimensions:     Inches 27-1/8 41, Centimeters 69.9 104.1
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     War/Military , Propaganda , Nationalism , Figurative , World War II 1940-1945
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, Gift of The Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida
  • URL:     1993.1.95.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster depicting Philippine nationalism; image depicts a wounded soldier wearing a bandage around his head preparing to throw a grenade in his right hand as he holds a tattered upside down flag in his left hand; inscriptions at bottom center section.