Save Your Child (Small Format) World War I Advertising Poster


Genre: World War I
Artist: Herbert Paus
Year Printed: c. circa 1917
Size: 20 x 30
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original World War 1 vintage poster: Save Your Child From Autocracy and Poverty. Buy War Savings Stamps. W.S S. (Small Format). This poster for War Savings Stamps features a small blond child wearing nothing but shoes and socks. He is clutching the arm of the Statue of Liberty. The poster was designed by Minneapolis born Herbert Paus. His most noted work is found in the famed advertising campaigns for Victor Records and Hart, Schaffer and Marx. He designed over 50 covers for Popular Science Monthly and Collier's. Rawls, p.11 Though this poster's message is quite serious, the poster is still charming. The little boy is very cherubic, and the range of colors in our Statue of Liberty adds to the artistic merit of this poster. The purpose of these government sponsored works of art was to communicate essential information rapidly and efficiently (in an era that preceded radio broadcasting; and from all accounts these posters succeeded admirably in conveying the right message to their intended audience. This is an Original Lithograph Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. The Vintage Poster has been selling original vintage posters for over 25 years. The Vintage Poster is an IVPDA certified vintage poster dealer. Available online to you 24/7. This is an original poster; it is not a reproduction. Our posters come with a . We stand behind the description and condition of the vintage posters shown on the website. We are glad to assist you. Our current inventory is online and is updated frequently. To purchase, simply add the item(s) to your cart and check out. They will be delivered to your door. Your satisfaction is guaranteed!

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