Liberty

 
Liberty
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  • Title :     Liberty
  • Artist:     Harry Gottlieb Artist Works Progress Administration Other relation
  • Accession:     TD1992.8.1
  • Country:     United States New York New York
  • Date:     1941
  • Dimensions:     Inches 16 23, Centimeters 40.6 58.4
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Anti-Nazism , Freedom and Art , WPA/Federal Arts Project , Good and Evil , New Deal
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1992.8.1.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Ink on paper black and white lithographic print depicting the Statue of Liberty emanating beams of light throughout; groups of men, women and child grasping at beams in foreground; at right is a skeleton wearing helmet carrying lighted stick of dynamite and spewing flames.