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Plate 4: la social-démocratie (Social Democracy)
  • Fred Deltor, artist
    born: Carignano, Italy ; died: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Les Éditions Socialistes, publisher
  • Plate 4: la social-démocratie (Social Democracy), 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
  • 2009.0116.04
Label Text

Figure created from geometric shapes. Figure has two personalities, one described in red, one black. The figure has a top hat and is holding a gold crown and a red hammer. There are two profile faces within the head shape, one grinning, one upset. Top right, the number four.