The Land of Opportunity

 
The Land of Opportunity
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  • Title :     The Land of Opportunity
  • Artist:     Paul Herzel Artist
  • Accession:     1996.2.25
  • Country:     United States New York New York
  • Date:     circa 1935
  • Dimensions:     Inches 22-3/4 14-1/2, Centimeters 57.8 36.8
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Propaganda , Politics , Laborers/Workers
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, Gift of June Bakalar, Palm Beach, Florida
  • URL:     1996.2.25-jpg634394053150284931.jpg
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Ink on paper linocut print promoting early modern political propaganda in the United States; two images depicting a group of figures standing in line in a snowstorm as a uniformed policeman watches at the side; image is juxtaposed against a male pioneer wearing a raccoon skin cap carrying a rifle and a tomahawk; limited edition.