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    World War I Propaganda (United States Fuel Administration, 1918). Rationing Poster (20" X 29.25") "Order Coal Now."
    American illustrator J.C. Leyendecker, best known for his popular Saturday Evening Post covers, was commissioned to produce this beautiful rendition of a horse team drawing a coal wagon with a man unloading their coal cargo. The poster shows beautifully with some small tears along the borders, a lower right corner bend, and light smudging. The upper right corner area has been airbrushed, as well as parts of the lower left corner area near Leyendecker's printed signature. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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