Sweet Charity

 
Sweet Charity
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  • Title :     Sweet Charity
  • Artist:     Paul Herzel Artist
  • Accession:     1996.2.16
  • 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:     Politics , Propaganda
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, Gift of June Bakalar, Palm Beach, Florida
  • URL:     1996.2.16-jpg634394048985829334.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 in a three-part comic strip format; first image depicts a fat male seated at the dinner table with large plate of food in front of him with dog begging at side; second image depicts the male cutting off the dog's tail with a knife; third image depicts the male eating dinner while feeding the dog it's own tail; limited edition.