The Machine Man

 
The Machine Man
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  • Title :     The Machine Man
  • Artist:     Paul Herzel Artist
  • Accession:     1996.2.23
  • 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:     Laborers/Workers , Industry , Politics , Propaganda , Communism/Socialism
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, Gift of June Bakalar, Palm Beach, Florida
  • URL:     1996.2.23-jpg634394051963984891.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; image depicts the facade of an industrial building with a robot and figure wearing striped tuxedo and top hat entering at side entrance as laborers; crowd of workers leave from the rear exit at right; limited edition.