This Device on Hat or Helmet, U.S. Marines World War I Advertising Poster


Genre: World War I
Artist: Charles Buckles Falls
Year Printed: c. 1917
Size: 28" x 42.5"
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original “This Device on Hat or Helmet means U. S. MARINES” vintage poster. Archivally linen-backed in excellent condition. No paper loss and no damage. Ready to frame. A rare variation of this poster and the first time that it has ever been in our expansive military poster collection! A tiny flicks where the press didn’t completely print the green. Excellent as was initially printed. This Device on Hat or Helmet Means U.S. Marines, the circa 1917 U.S World War I (WWI) poster featuring Charles Buckles Falls artwork of the Eagle, Globe and Anchor (EGA) emblem of the U.S. Marine Corps. Note that this poster has two versions; one shows the emblem, and one features headshots of two marines above the emblem. Charles Buck Falls was an illustrious American artist, illustrator, and designer. He worked for several plays designing sets and costumes, was employed by lithographic companies as an etcher and master printer, and freelanced as a newspaper and poster illustrator. He is best known, however, for the posters he designed for the Victory book campaigns of WWI and WWII. This is an Original Lithograph Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. The Vintage Poster has been working with collectors worldwide, helping them with their original vintage poster collections. Our posters come with a . We stand behind the description and condition of the vintage posters shown on the website. The Vintage Poster is an IVPDA-certified vintage poster dealer. Available online to you 24/7. Consider The Vintage Poster your expert resource for your antique posters. You will be glad you did! We are happy to assist you. Our current inventory is online and is updated frequently. To purchase, 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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