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Collection Art-2D Collection
Catalog Number 1977.6.4
Object Name Print
Description "The Fortress," undated, lithograph by Curt Frankenstein. Seven women are inside the top of a large corset with a group of men at a ladder on the bottom left. Two hairy men climb the ladder while four wait. There are six women on the corset top, one sliding down the corset rear, and one holding a cup through the front corset laces.
Inscribed lower left, in pencil, below image: The Fortress (Ed. 75) Curt Frankenstein IMP. (Artist's Proof) III/X
sexism, body image, ideal, feminine, female, patriarchy, objectivity, social standards, power, restrictions, norms, expectations



Title The Fortress
Date 20th century
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Frankenstein, Curt
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique lithograph
Dimensions H-31 W-24.625 inches
Subjects Women
Feminism
Women's rights
Women
Men
Corsets