Collection

Ben Shahn, Democracies Fear New Peace Offensive (Spring, 1940), 1940

Images of Ben Shahn, Democracies Fear New Peace Offensive (Spring, 1940)

A painting of two pale-skinned people sitting on wooden chairs, between them is another wooden chair with a newspaper it. The background is a concrete wall and brick buildings behind it.
Ben Shahn, American, b. Lithuania, 1898–1969
Democracies Fear New Peace Offensive (Spring, 1940), 1940
Tempera on paper
Sight: 14 ¼ × 21 3/8 in. (36.2 × 54.3 cm.)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the Mary and Earle Ludgin Collection, 2008.34

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago