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    New York World's Fair Travel Poster (Grinnell Litho Co., 1939). Poster (20" X 30") John Atherton Artwork.
    John Atherton (1900-1952) was a commercial illustrator who designed for General Motors, Shell Motors, and Dole. In 1939, he was commissioned to create a poster for the New York World's Fair. His superb Art Deco piece includes the Perisphere, Trylon, and the Geosphere, all enveloped in the embrace of Lady Liberty. There are two small tears and a crease in the bottom border, edge wear and a tear in the left border, and a small bit of paper loss in the top left corner. There is a piece of archival tape on the verso. Rolled, Very Fine-.


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