Persuasive Images Posters of War and Revolution
P Paret, B Lewis, P Paret
- Year: 1992
- Country: USA
- Language: English
- Subject: Posters
- Dimensions: Width: 22.50cm Height: 29.50cm
Persuasive Images: Posters of War and Revolution, from the Hoover Institution archives, examines a selection of posters from c. 1914-1945, considering them as both pieces of art, and historical documents. The book covers WWI, WWII, and the interwar years, touching on topics such as the enemy, food and industry, revolution, Home Fronts, the US in WWII and the Spanish Civil War, with posters from an impressive range of artists, including Ludwig Hohlwein, Alphonse Mucha, Ben Shahn, and the Leningrad Artists Collective. Published by Princeton University Press.Very good condition, minor tear on dust jacket.