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Plate 3: la philanthropie (Philanthropy)
  • Fred Deltor, artist
    born: Carignano, Italy ; died: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Les Éditions Socialistes, publisher
  • Plate 3: la philanthropie (Philanthropy), 1928
  • Jeu de Massacre. 12 Personnages a la Recherche D’une o (Game of Slaughter. 12 Figures Looking for a Ball)
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • pochoir
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 321 x 245 mm
    Object Length/Width: 12 5/8 x 9 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2009.0116.03
Label Text

A figure composed of geometric shapes. He is wearing black top hat and tears are coming from his eyes. His belly is made of a grey safe or door with a key hole to the left. In between the man's arched legs is a small white figure with a background of red. Top right, the number three.