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Poster - Les Beaux-Arts Sont Fermés, Mais L'Art Revolutionaire Est Ne
  • Les Beaux-Arts Sont Fermés, Mais L'Art Revolutionaire Est Ne
    Atelier Populaire
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Les Beaux-Arts Sont Fermés, Mais L'Art Revolutionaire Est Ne

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1968 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Atelier Populaire (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screenprint on newsprint paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased through the Julie and Robert Breckman Print Fund

  • Museum number:

    E.762-2008

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 80, box C

Physical description

Poster screenprinted in black on newsprint paper. The poster depicts Marianne, the allegorical figure for France, wielding a palette knife and carrying an artist's palette and brushes.

Place of Origin

Paris (printed)

Date

1968 (printed)

Artist/maker

Atelier Populaire (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Screenprint on newsprint paper

Marks and inscriptions

Les Beaux-Arts Sont Fermes, Mais L'Art Revolutionaire Est Ne
The fine arts are over, but revolutionary art is born
text screenprinted across the poster

Dimensions

Height: 63 cm, Width: 30 cm

Descriptive line

Poster by the Atelier Populaire, 'Les Beaux-Arts Sont Fermes, Mais L'Art Revolutionaire Est Ne', screenptint, Paris, 1968

Subjects depicted

Revolution

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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