Paperboard that goes to war is paper that wasn't burned. From the Early Series.

  • Herbert Bayer, Paperboard that goes to war is paper that wasn't burned. From the Early Series., 1942, gouache, pen and ink, gelatin silver print, and paper on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.18

Title
Paperboard that goes to war is paper that wasn't burned. From the Early Series.
Artist
Date
1942
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 15 7/8 x 11 3/4 in. (40.3 x 30.0 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
gouache, pen and ink, gelatin silver print, and paper on paperboard
Keywords
  • Still life – written matter – newspaper
  • Still life – weapon – ammunition
  • Architecture – vehicle – airplane
  • State of being – evil – war
Object Number
1984.124.18
Palette
Linked Open Data
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