Poster, Ready for War
This is a Poster. It was designed by Art Chantry. It is dated 1982 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is screenprint on white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
According to Chantry, this poster became part of long-term political street art in Seattle. It was reprinted numerous times and wheat-pasted during the Reagan era.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 61.1 × 45.7 cm (24 1/16 in. × 18 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite on verso: "Poster by Art Chantry" Imprinted in red ink at LC: "ALONZO CRETINI'S SALON POLITIQUE..."
Cite this object as
Poster, Ready for War; Designed by Art Chantry (American, b. 1954); USA; screenprint on white paper; H x W: 61.1 × 45.7 cm (24 1/16 in. × 18 in.); Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs; 1993-53-27
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition How Posters Work.