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    World War I Propaganda (1918). Fine- on Kraft Paper. Trimmed Austrian 8th War Loan Poster (24.5" X 37") Walter Kühn Artwork.
    Featuring a rousing image by artist Walter Kühn this stone litho poster was used for Austria-Hungary's eight and final war loan, in an attempt to repay their debts cause by the Great War. Over a century old and offered at Heritage for the first time, this kraft-backed poster has edge and fold wear, creasing, small tears at the edges, and surface scuffs. Also apparent is some staining with faint spots in the interior and mild surface rippling. It has a few small chips in the edges, pinholes, and a very slight trim along the borders from when the poster was backed. There are a few small pieces of archival tape on the verso bracing tears. Fine- on Kraft Paper.


    Estimate: $300 - $600.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    July
    5th Friday
    Auction Dates
    July
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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    17 Days
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