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    Bill Jones Motivational Lot (Parker-Holladay, 1928). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. British Motivational Posters (2) (27" X 41") No. 12 & No. 49.
    Actually a fictional character, rather than a real person, "Bill Jones" was persona created by the British Parker-Holladay company specifically to sell motivational posters such as these. Often containing friendly and straightforward advice to the everyday working man, the Bill Jones series became so popular in the England that the company extended distribution overseas to America and Canada. These stone litho posters are making their first appearance at Heritage, both of which have small tears and unobtrusive stains. The No. 49 poster has edge wear, pinholes, smudging, and a splice in the lower right border. Some of these issues in poster No. 49 have light partial touchup, and it still shows faint writing remnants in the image area. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    March, 2019
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