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Great War Victory Illustration for The Saturday Evening Post, 1918

1918 J. C. Leyendecker Born: Montabour, Germany 1874 Died: New Rochelle, New York 1951 oil on canvas 27 x 19 7/8 in. (68.6 x 50.4 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Thomas Whital Stern 1980.114 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - civic - patriotism

Allegory - other - triumph

Allegory - place - America

Figure female - waist length

History - United States - World War I

Literature - Saturday Evening Post

painting

paint - oil

fabric - canvas

About J. C. Leyendecker

Born: Montabour, Germany 1874 Died: New Rochelle, New York 1951