Ours...to Fight for Freedom from Want

Ours...to Fight for Freedom from Want
  • Title :     Ours...to Fight for Freedom from Want
  • Artist:     Norman Rockwell Designer US Office of War Information, Washington, DC Publisher US Government Printing Office, Washington, DC Printer
  • Accession:     1993.1.3
  • Country:     United States Washington, D.C.
  • Date:     1943
  • Dimensions:     Inches 28 20, Centimeters 71.1 50.8
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Nationalism , Freedom and Art , Figurative , Food and Beverage , 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:     1993.1.3.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Ink on paper poster encouraging society to fight for "freedom from want" during World War II; image depicts a large family seated around formal dining table waiting for the elders to serve the holiday turkey.