The
Renaissance
Society

at The University of Chicago
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War Art

April 12 – May 02, 1942

 
 
War Art
Texture Wheel
 
War Art
Camouflage Demonstration
Two light boxes showing the use of light and shadow to conceal the character forms.
 
War Art
Four Models of Typical Camouflage Problems
 
War Art
Three Dimensional Color Chart for Surface Treatment
One Pigment with Different Binders
 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
a. runways for temporary airfields

 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
b. air-raid shelters

 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
c. a new type of barbed wire

 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
d. schock-proof helmet construction

 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
e. expandable metal construction

 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
f. schock absorbing wire-cloth pillow for helmets and parachute clothes

 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
g. an infra-red baking oven

 
War Art
Demonstration Charts:
h. parachute clothes

 
War Art
U.S. Naval Intelligence Plaque (Poster Division)
 
War Art
Marine Posters
 
War Art
Demonstration of War Work
display screen
 
Burton Freund
Parachutist Card Players
wood carving for recreation room, aviation field
 
War Art
Photographs of Exhibition Booths, Screens, etc.
 
Ralf Henricksen
Sketch for Mural, "Induction of the Recruit"
 
Mildred Waltrip
Sketch for Mural, "History of Aviation"
 
Mildred Waltrip
History of Aviation
eight water colors
 

   
   
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