ME TRAVEL? VACATION AT HOME World War II Advertising Poster

$675.00

Genre: World War II
Artist: Albert Dorne
Year Printed: 1945
Size: 26" X 37"
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original World War Two, U. S. Military poster: ME TRAVEL? … NOT THIS SUMMER, VACATION AT HOME. Artist Albert Dorne. This is the large format printing (26" x 37") of this poster (It was also created in a smaller size 18 x 26"). Professional acid-free archival linen backed, Fine condition, ready to frame. 1945-0-643715 The image features a man relaxing in a chair while smoking a pipe. His trusted Springer Spaniel dog is lying at his feet, both relaxing while at home. n a book case at his side is a framed picture of a young soldier, a radio, and a fan which blows his hair back. The original "Staycation"! Travel for leisure was discouraged as a waste of resources during wartime. Antique posters are 'pictures of persuasion,' as we might call them, offer a wealth of art, history, design, and popular culture for us to understand. The poster is a familiar part of our world, and we intuitively understand its role as propaganda, promotion, announcement, or advertisement." 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. (please note that standard excellent condition allows for very minor handling wear at edges).

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