Inspired by Franklin Delano Roosevelts speech titled The Four Freedoms Norman Rockwell expressed the strength of this message by creating his own series of paintings Rockwell spent months perfecting each of the four masterpieces which would be published in Freedom of Speech Freedom to Worship Freedom from Want and Freedom from Fear The Saturday Evening Post supported Rockwells efforts by commissioning four themed essays to accompany the prints The Posts publication generated such a positive response during the turmoil of WWII that the US Treasury Department launched The Four Freedoms War Bond Show an exhibition tour dedicated to these paintings The Four Freedoms series still represents some of Norman Rockwells most compelling work to date
This giclée print delivers a vivid image with maximum color accuracy and exceptional resolution. The standard for museums and galleries around the world, giclée is a printing process where millions of ink droplets are “sprayed” onto high-quality paper. With the great degree of detail and smooth transitions of color gradients, giclée prints appear much more realistic than other reproduction prints. The high-quality paper (235 gsm) is acid free with a smooth surface.