Ours...to Fight for Freedom from Fear

 
Ours...to Fight for Freedom from Fear
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  • Title :     Ours...to Fight for Freedom from Fear
  • Artist:     Norman Rockwell Designer US Office of War Information, Washington, DC Publisher US Government Printing Office, Washington, DC Printer
  • Accession:     1993.1.24
  • Country:     United States Washington, D.C.
  • Date:     1943
  • Dimensions:     Inches 28 20 Dimensions, unframed Inches 31 25 1-3/4 Dimensions, framed, Centimeters 71.1 50.8 Dimensions, unframed Centimeters 78.7 63.5 4.4 Dimensions, framed
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Nationalism , Freedom and Art , Figurative , World War II 1940-1945 , Propaganda
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, Gift of the Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida
  • URL:     1993.1.24.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster from the "Four Freedoms" series encouraging families to fight for "freedom from fear" by supporting the war effort during World War II; image depicts a bedroom interior with mother and father tucking two small boys into bed.