Soldati d'Italia Fate Vostra La Fatidica Parola "Obbedisco" - Garibaldi [Soldiers of Italy Make Yours the Fateful Word "I Obey" - Garibaldi]

 
Soldati d'Italia Fate Vostra La Fatidica Parola "Obbedisco" - Garibaldi [Soldiers of Italy Make Yours the Fateful Word "I Obey" - Garibaldi]
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  • Title :     Soldati d'Italia Fate Vostra La Fatidica Parola "Obbedisco" - Garibaldi [Soldiers of Italy Make Yours the Fateful Word "I Obey" - Garibaldi]
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     XX1990.3546
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     circa 1943
  • Dimensions:     Inches 14-3/4 11, Centimeters 37.5 27.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Fascism , War/Military , World War II 1940-1945 , Nationalism , Propaganda
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.3546.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster depicting a sketch of Augustus of Prima Porta in the role as commander-in-chief of the Roman army wearing military clothing while carrying a consular baton with raised right hand in a rhetorical "adlocutio" pose, addressing the troops.