USA BONDS Weapons for Liberty World War I Advertising Poster


Genre: World War I
Artist: Joseph Christian Leyendecker
Year Printed: 1918
Size: 30 X 20
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original vintage World War 1 poster. U.S.A. bonds : Third Liberty Loan campaign : Boy Scouts of America. Depicted: Boy Scout handing up a sword inscribed "Be prepared" to a stylized warrior carrying a shield with an eagle design) who is draped in a robe representing the U.S. Flag. Reference: Rawls 211, Weill 223 Archival linen backed in very fine condition / MINT Much less expensive than recent auction prices for this image! The warrior is draped in a robe representing the US flag. This 1918 poster is by famed illustrator Joseph Christian Leyendecker, who vies with Maxfield Parrish and Norman Rockwell for the title of American's greatest illustrator. This poster is highly prized by collectors of World War I posters, and by collectors of Boy Scouts of America lore J. C. Leyendecker World War I Boy Scout Poster (1918). Poster created for the Boy Scouts of America war bond campaign of 1918. This is an Original Lithograph Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. This poster is professional acid-free conservation mounted, linen backed, and in very good condition.

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