Spanish Civil War Postcard 146


Front of postcard (recto). Image of a drawn soldier, woman, and baby. The woman carries the baby as the solider in uniform shields them with a knife in his hand. Full text includes "....Atto di fede che somiglia al volo."
Back of postcard (verso). Image of the back side of a postcard. The title is "Serie Cartoline O.M.S. A cura dell' ufficio storico della milizia". There is a coat of arms in the upper left corner. Full text includes "Serie Cartoline O.M.S. A cura dell' ufficio storico della milizia «Tanto l'amiamo da buttarla via noi che sappiamo prenderla d'assalto come trincea la vita, noi che possiamo renderla infinita di là da ogni cintura con un balzo: atto di fede che somiglia al volo.» A. d'A Da pittura di Tafuri - Riproduzione vietata Edizioni d'Arte V.E.Boeri - Via F. Corridoni, 7-Roma".


Spanish Civil War Postcard 146


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c. 1936-1938




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