design soldier, Italian Bersagliere, caricature figure, enthusiastically booting to right the retreating and bloodied rear
of an Austrian soldier. Below the figures a stylised mountain landscape, the town of Trieste marked by a black circle on the edge of the
text: "INTANTO.....ECCO" (upper right) translated as "In the meantime.....take that"
Exhibition caption: "The Italian Bersagliere boots Austria out of the hitherto occupied territories on her north-
eastern borders. This is an enthusiastic expression of Italian anti-Austrian sentiment. Italy's reason for entry into the war against
Austria-Hungary was to fulfil specific territorial aims; the regaining of the traditionally disputed and unredeemed Italian regions of
Trentino, Trieste and northern Dalmatia"