Lot 739

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American World War I propaganda poster, 18" x 28" (sight), entitled "They Give Their Lives - Do You Give Your Savings?", and illustrated with an image of a group of crosses (presumably grave markers) on a hill, silhouetted against a dark sky. A small box at lower right advertises "War Savings Stamps" issued by the U.S. Treasury Department, and the printed signature of the artist, H.D. Welsh, appears at the bottom edge. The poster is matted and framed, and shows a few surface creases and abrasions, else very good. SOLD WITH: American World War I propaganda poster, 12" x 24 1/2" (sight), simply bearing the exhortation "Give!" in white on a blue background. Matted and framed, with slight toning visible, else very good. Two pieces.

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December 19, 2017 10:00 AM EST
Chesapeake City, MD, US

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