Poster for exhibition at Federal Art Project Gallery, New York

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Title

Poster for exhibition at Federal Art Project Gallery, New York

Description

This poster was created by the Richard Floethe, Director of the Federal Art Project's NYC Poster Division. His training at the modernist Bauhaus in Germany shows its influence in stylized illustration and bold, simple lettering. The Federal Art Project Gallery, which opened on 27 December 1935, was a frequent venue for painters in the program.

Creator

Floethe, Richard, 1901-1988

Publisher

Federal Art Project

Date

1936

Contributor

Cooper, Ken

Source

Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, WPA Poster Collection, LC-USZC2-959

Format

jpeg, 406 KB

Type

Still image

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Original Format

Silkscreen poster, via color film copy slide

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