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Charles Livingston Bull
Keep Him Free - Buy War Savings Stamps Issued by the United States Treasury Dept.
1912 – 1922
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.15

James Daugherty
Send the Eagle's Answer - More Ships - United States Shipping Board, Emergency Fleet Corporation
1912 – 1922
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.27
This print shows three figures and an eagle. The bearded figure on the left is seated and holding a large staff, perhaps wearing a crown. The figure in the middle is nude and has his back to the viewer with his head in profile. The third figure on the right is a partially nude female and her body is facing the viewer. The eagle's wings extend out over the top of the image while its talons embrace the figure in the middle whose feet are off the ground. 
Lovis Corinth (German (culture or style))
Ganymede und der Adler
1920
Museum Purchase
1948/1.341

Artist Unknown
Are You 100% American? Prove it! Buy U.S. Government Bonds - Third Liberty Loan
1912 – 1922
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.132

Giuseppe Bison
Ewer Decorated with a Spread Eagle, and Handles Composed of Plant Stalks
1805 – 1831
Museum Purchase
1959/2.55

L. N. Britton
The Navy is Calling - Enlist Now
1912 – 1922
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.12
Text: Registered War Garden Under Protection of State Council of Defense - All the Ammunition doesn't come from the Power Factories - Feed Yourself - Be a Soldier of the Soil - A War Garden Will Do It - Exempt No Land - from The Chicago Evening Post - To destroy the food supply is to give comfort to the enemy - food will win the war - War Garden Committee - 120 W. Adams Street
Jay Norwood Darling
Registered War Garden Under Protection of State Council Defense - Food Will Win the War.
1913 – 1923
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.31
St. John the Evangelist sits in the foreground with a book open on his knee and quill pen poised over its pages. Two books rest next to him and an eagle has alighted on an adjacent rock. St. John looks up and to his right to see a standing figure of the Virgin Mary holding the infant Christ, who appear in a glowing mandorla hovering in the sky. A vast panoramic view of a bustling harbor and formidable mountains unfolds behind St. John and extends into the distance.
Joos van Cleve;Lucas Gassel
St. John the Evangelist on Patmos
1520 – 1530
Museum Purchase
1958/2.77
In the foreground, there is a man laying on a large human-sized book, one hand on his chin and the other holding a pencil to the page. In front of his pencil, the text "Mendez" and "1945" is printed. On the pages of the book are a skeleten-creature and on the opposite page an angel. Behind the man and the book is a large cactus, and then a large cross rises from its base. The cross is encircled by a large snake-like creature whose head is open, facing away, and an eagle is crucified with knives. Coming from the ends of the cross are what seems to be spears, pointing clockwise. Behind this foreground scene, there is an army marching under a flag with the skull and crossbones. A priest follows behind the army, seemingly coming from the open mouth of the large serpent whose tail holds the feet of the crucified eagle. To the left there are two more crucified figures, whose crosses are on fire. In the far background, there is a vista of a large city. 
Leopoldo Méndez (Mexican)
Lo que puede venir
1945
Museum Purchase
1949/1.181
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