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    Cardinal Mercier (Lot of 4) 28" x 21" Artist: unsigned. Printed for the U.S. Food Administration. One of the many posters printed by the Food Administration featuring prominent figures and quotes about saving food. Featured also in this sale is a polish version, a Woodrow Wilson version, and an Abraham Lincoln version. This version features Cardinal Mercier, a Belgian cardinal, who was the spokesman for the German occupation of Belgium. For his outspoken stance, the Germans placed him under house arrest. Grab the chance to own this poster featuring the distinguished Cardinal!

    Condition-Poster 1-Fine; normal wear and tear on edges from rolling/storage.

    Poster 2-Fine; normal wear and tear on edges from rolling/storage.

    Poster 3-Fine; small tear on bottom edge, minor dirt staining on whiter areas.

    Poster 4-Fine; normal edge wear from rolling/storage, lower right corner has a small piece missing, some dirt staining.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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