Fratelli! Non Cademmo Al Fronte! [Brothers! We fell not at the front!]

 
Fratelli! Non Cademmo Al Fronte! [Brothers! We fell not at the front!]
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  • Title :     Fratelli! Non Cademmo Al Fronte! [Brothers! We fell not at the front!]
  • Artist:     M. R. Designer U.N.I.R.R. Publisher
  • Accession:     XX1990.2933
  • Country:     Italy Genoa
  • Date:     1945
  • Dimensions:     Inches 19-5/8 27-5/8, Centimeters 49.8 70.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     War/Military , Anti-Communist , Propaganda , World War II 1940-1945
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.2933.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster protesting the treatment of Italian soldiers captured on the Eastern Front by the Soviets and placed in the Tambow, Suzdal and Krinowaja death camps; image depicts the skeletons of three soldiers standing behind a barbed-wire fence; set against a black field with a watch tower in the background with red sky.