Home -> View Lot
 

1918-1919 WWI Linen-Backed Poster Lot of (5)

Lot Number 1086

Quantity: Bid Starts: 02/01/2019 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 300.00  Bid Ends: 02/13/2019 22:00:00 
Bid Count: Overtime: 30 Minutes
Currently: 0.00  Time Left: Ended
View Count: 273   
     
    Previous Lot <--> Next Lot
 
Description



Support the war effort with this professionally conserved WWI linen-backed poster lot of (5). Called the "war to end all wars", World War I is now a full century behind us. Dating from 1918-1919, this group of visually captivating propaganda posters puts forth a morale lifting spirit throughout, making for a great representation of the period. All present handsomely despite minor to moderate signs of wear, with:


WWI Sure! We'll Finish the Job!: Victory Liberty Loan from 1918 original poster by artist Gerrit A. Beneker, measures 26x38 not including the linen border; condition is good with vivid color, paper loss, minor creases, and touch-up as shown in the accompanying photo


For Home and Country 30x 40 1918 by artist Alfred Everitt Orr, produced by the American Lithograph Co, NY; shows vibrant colors, minor creasing and some paper loss at the top left corner on the border, great image of American soldier returning to his wife and son


War Chest Campaign WW1 16x21 poster from 1918, condition is fair, with some surface loss and remnants of minor tears on the border


Victory Liberty Loan Honor Roll 20X20, "Patriot Men and Women" sign up for giving a liberty loan, issued by the Department of the Treasury in 1919; condition is good with minor dent at bottom left corner


Keep 'Em Smiling from 1918 by Bracken Art, measures 24x30, in very good condition, features excellent graphics with a Marine, a Sailor and a civilian



 
 
Pictures  (Click on Photo to Enlarge)