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The Four Freedoms
  • Hugo Gellert
    1892–1985
    born: Budapest, Austria-Hungary (present-day Hungary) ; died: Freehold Township, New Jersey, United States ; active: United States
  • The Four Freedoms, 1943
  • Century of the Common Man
  • Where object was made: United States
  • screen print, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 378 x 332 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 7/8 x 13 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: open 505 x 405 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: open 19 7/8 x 15 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0179.13
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Portrait of Franklin Delano Roosevelt above four iconographic representations of the Four Freedoms (Freedom of Religion, the Press, from Want, from Fear).