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Object details

Category
Posters
Related period
Interwar (content)
Creator
Hachez (Undefined)
Paul Grasnick, Chromo-Kunstdruck, Berlin O27 (printer)
Freiwillige Wirtschaftshilfe für den Ostschutz (publisher/sponsor)
Place made
Germany
Materials

Support: paper

medium: lithograph

Dimensions

Support: Height 973 mm, Width 721 mm

Mount: Height 520 mm, Width 810 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM PST 7984

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