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Lot 354: I Want You for U.S. Army. 1917

PAI-LXX: Rare Posters

by Poster Auctions International Inc

30 October 2016

New York, NY, USA

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James Montgomery Flagg (1877-1960) Please Register/Login to access your Invaluable Alerts

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Description: Artist: JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG (1870-1960) Size: 29 3/4 x 40 3/8 in./75.6 x 102.6 cm Leslie-Judge Co., NY Although Flagg was already a successful and prolific illustrator by the time World War I started, this poster was to become "his greatest public triumph." Using himself as the model, his "rendering was originally used on a Leslie's Magazine cover in late 1916, and was quickly adopted by the Army when the war broke out. All told nearly 5 million were printed in both world wars” (Theofiles, p. 9). (wwi)

Condition Report: B/ Slight tears at edges; unobtrusive folds; slightly light stained. Framed.

Dimensions: 29 3/4 x 40 3/8 in./75.6 x 102.6 cm

Artist or Maker: JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG (1870-1960)

Medium: Poster

Date: 1917

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