Ben Shahn mock-up for a government brochure promoting resettlement
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969
United States. Farm Security Administration. Historical Section
1935 or 1936
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1 mock-ups : various media ; 23 x 18.5
Dates based on finding aid. Mock-up on artists' board juxtaposes a photograph of a flooded town with hand-lettered text: The hills above this town have been robbed of their protecting forests; resettlement will save this town by turning the wasted cut-over areas back to forest land.
Ben Shahn mock-up for a government brochure promoting resettlement, 1935 or 1936. Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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