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8. Kriegsanleihe (8th War Loan)
8. Kriegsanleihe (8th War Loan)
Date:
1918
Location:
de Young
Gallery 61
Century:
Media:
Color Lithograph Poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 947 x 633 mm (37 5/16 x 24 15/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2018.24.2
Acquisition Date:
2018-06-05
Credit Line:

Museum purchase

Exhibition History:

Weapons of Mass Seduction: The Art of Propaganda, Wais and Knowles Galleries of Textile Arts, de Young Museum, 5/5/18 - 10/7/18

depicting the enemy (England and its allies) as a dragon. Seven arrows pierce the creature’s head, and an eighth has just entered its neck,