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Arthur Szyk lithograph

Object | Accession Number: 2002.113.3.1

The multi-colored lithograph represents Arthur Szyk's conception of the entire history of the United States. An American bald eagle is printed at the top center and is flanked by side images of New York City, the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, and industries as well as depictions of a Native American and an African-American. The bottom of the lithograph features a scene of the Pony Express with images of other modes of transportation, a steamboat and a locomotive, on either side and depictions of a farmer, sailor, industrial worker, and soldier above.

Artwork Title
Title page for The United States of America
Date
1945  (publication/distribution)
 (manufacture)
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Object Type
Lithographs (aat)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Irvin Ungar
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:06:42
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