How the Door of Peace was Opened

Description

English

In this poster the Italian Eighth Army celebrate breaking through the enemy front and their occupation of the city of Vittorio Veneto, Italy on 30 October 1918. The illustrator, Alberto Cecconi, fought in the Eighth Army and presumably took part in this event.

Italian

Con questo manifesto l’Ottava armata italiana ha celebrato lo sfondamento del fronte nemico e l’occupazione di Vittorio Veneto il 30 ottobre 1918. Lo stesso autore di questo manifesto, Alberto Cecconi, fu in forza all’Ottava armata e presumibilmente partecipò a quell’evento.

Full title
How the door of peace was opened
Published
1918
Format
Poster / Illustration
Creator
Alberto Cecconi
Held by
Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo Unico
Usage terms
Public Domain