• Creator
  • Sara, Cleo [artist]
  • Created Date
  • 8-18-03
  • Description
  • Poster, color, 56 x 36 cm. Works Progress Administration/ Federal Arts Project posters like this were used to promote the work of the Federal Writers Project and were generally adapted from the cover art of the book advertised. This strong image contains elements (the upraised fist and broken chain) that presage the “black power” posters of the late 1960’s. For more information on the WPA/FAP see image: Holger Cahill. Understanding civilizatio... more
    Poster, color, 56 x 36 cm. Works Progress Administration/ Federal Arts Project posters like this were used to promote the work of the Federal Writers Project and were generally adapted from the cover art of the book advertised. This strong image contains elements (the upraised fist and broken chain) that presage the “black power” posters of the late 1960’s. For more information on the WPA/FAP see image: Holger Cahill. Understanding civilizations through art. 16 History; 25-27 Fine Arts. less
  • Format
  • Wpapos7