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    War Rages In France (Lot of 3) 30" x 20" Artist:Townsend. Printed for the U.S. Food Administration. Reminiscent of a Raleigh image this poster depicts starving French citizens looking at the viewer with hopes of aid in their eyes. The use of dark charcoal-like strokes with jagged, chaotic edges mimics Raleigh's style of somberness and desperation. A wonderful poster, which evokes strong emotion about saving food for those less fortunate in Europe.

    Condition-Poster 1-Fine; minor/major edge wear from rolling/storage, smoke damage on the verso, paper slightly yellowing.

    Poster 2-Fine; minor/major wear on edges from rolling/storage, paper yellowing slightly.

    Poster 3-Fine; major tear on top edge, left edge has a minor tear as well.


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