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    Our Regular Divisions 28"x 20 1/2" Artist: James Montgomery Flagg. Printed for the United States Army. Recruitment posters are always desirable and popular among collectors; a recruitment poster by Flagg far exceeds desirable and popular exponentially. Flagg masterfully depicts a Doughboy holding his rifle, an American flag, and a laurel wreath (for victory), as many onlookers stare at him in awe. This poster would have illustrated to the young man that enlisted men received respect and admiration everywhere they went. Noticeable are Flagg's characteristic bright colors and patriotic flare. Flagg would produce over 45 individual World War I posters.

    Condition-Fine; normal wear on edges from rolling/storage, dirt stains and residue on lower edge.


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    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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