Apocalypse '42

  • Viktor Schreckengost, Apocalypse '42, 1942, terracotta and glaze with engobe, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1985.92.1

Title
Apocalypse '42
Artist
Date
1942
On View
Dimensions
15 3/8 x 20 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (39.1 x 51.8 x 20.6 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
terracotta and glaze with engobe
Classifications
Keywords
  • Allegory – civic – fascism
  • Portrait male – Hitler, Adolf – caricature
  • Portrait male – Tojo – caricature
  • Portrait male – Mussolini – caricature
  • Religion – New Testament – Last Judgment
  • Allegory – death
Object Number
1985.92.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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