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Arthur Szyk drawing

Object | Accession Number: 1995.40.5

Drawing of satirical subject matter relating to World War II created in the United States. Matted image of very heavyset man referring to a masked man in suit, man in suit wearing armband saying "U.S. Fifth Column;" mat: written in graphite, top right hand corner, "1000," lower left corner, along edge, says "Arthur Szyk Ink Drawing 'U.S. Fifth Column' 1942." Signed "Arthur Szyk/N.Y. 42" in ink, lower right corner. Inscribed "All we risk is two years in jail and $1000 fine..." in graphite, lower left edge.

Artwork Title
All we risk is two years in jail and
Date
creation:  1942
Classification
Art
Category
Drawings
Object Type
Color drawing (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Joseph and Alexandra Braciejowski
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-22 14:16:32
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