Poster, A Better Home, 1941
This is a poster. It was designed by Lester Beall and made for (as the client) Rural Electrification Administration. It is dated 1941 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is screenprint on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Reinhold Brown Gallery and
General Acquisitions Endowment.
It is credited
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Edward C. Post and from Friends of Drawings and Prints, General Acquisition Endowment, Sarah Cooper Hewitt, and Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Funds.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 101.8 × 76.2 cm (40 1/16 in. × 30 in.)
It is inscribed
Imprinted in black text on red band, lower margin: RURAL ELECTRIFICATION ADMINISTRATION/U.S. Department of Agriculture
Cite this object as
Poster, A Better Home, 1941; Designed by Lester Beall (American, 1903–1969); USA; screenprint on paper; H x W: 101.8 × 76.2 cm (40 1/16 in. × 30 in.); 1995-106-2