AWARD for careless talk, Stevan Dohanos

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Artist   Stevan Dohanos - View Bio
Title   AWARD for careless talk
Date Of Work   1944
Dimensions   28" x 40"
Notes   A whole series of posters was devoted to the theme of not talking about information obtained at one's place of work or from V mail received from the troops. Dohanos, a noted illustrator famous for his Saturday Evening Post covers, was responsible for several of the "Don't Talk" set of posters. This is considered one of the more graphically powerful. This design was also a winner in the 1942 Artist for Victory contest sponsored by the Museum of Modern Art.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U. S. Government Printing Office : distributed by Office of War Information.
Categories: Espionage
World War, 1939-1945. United States. Posters.
Office of War Information, Washington, D.C."/"U. S. Government Printing Office : 1943--O-506017"
Price Category   Category C  View Price Categories
Inventory Number   4930