[Posters] [World War II]
Group of 11 International Relief Posters

1. [Belgium] Sturbelle, R.
Belgium Fights On
New York: The Belgian War Relief Society, Inc., (ca. 1940s). Color lithographic poster. Condition: A; creased from original fold; pinholes at top; top right corner creased. 27 x 18 ½ in. (68 x 47 cm).

2. [China] Sawyers, Martha
China First to Fight! United China Relief...
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B; scattered soiling; short closed tear, right side. 22 x 14 in. (56 x 35 cm).

3. [France] Fernez, Louis
French Relief Fund, Inc...
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B+; creasing from original folds; pinholes at top corners; small chip and short closed tear, bottom right corner. 40 3/4 x 27 in. (103 x 68 cm).

4. [Holland] Ronay
Help Holland...Give for Dutch War Relief...The Queen Wilhelmina Fund, Inc.
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B+; scattered soiling; bottom right corner wrinkled. 19 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. (49 x 34 cm).

5. [Holland] Ronay
"They Can Take Only Our Bodies.." Holland Will Rise Again, Give for Dutch War Relief, The Queen Wilhelmina Fund, Inc.
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B-; creasing from original folds; pinholes in top corners; chipping at top and bottom right side corners; scattered short closed tears.

6. [Norway] Holte, Carl
Help Norway, Norwegian Relief...
Grand Forks, North Dakota: Holt Printing Co., ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B-; creasing from original fold; scattered creasing along edges and at corners; margins lightly soiled. 17 x 11 1/8 in. (43 x 28 cm).

7. [Norway]
Norway Fights! On Land-On Sea, In the Air, Norwegian Relief, Inc...
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B; creasing from original folds; short separations at center fold edges; scattered light wrinkling. 24 x 17 3/4 in. (61 x 45 cm).

8. [Poland] Shoemaker
Poland Crucified, Fights for you, Help Her...Polish War Relief
Chicago: Polish American Council of U.S.A., ca. 1940s. Lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B-; scattered soiling in margins, creasing in same. 20 x 14 in. (51 x 35 cm).

9. [Russia] Means, E.
Help Put Him Back In Our Fight...Russia War Relief, Inc.
New York: Einson-Freeman Co. Inc., ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B+: Scattered edge wear; pinhole at top. 21 1/2 x 14 in. (55 x 35 cm).

10. [Russia] Means, E.
38,000,000 Escaped-10,000,000 Died...
New York, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B+; creasing from original folds; pinholes in top corners; scattered soiling. 19 3/4 x 28 in. (50 x 71 cm).

11. [United States] Moor, Bruce
War Prisoners Aid...YMCA...
New York, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B-; bottom left corner creased and soiled; pinholes at top; scattered creasing along edges. 14 x 10 in. (35 x 25 cm).

Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation, and future acquisitions.

Sold for $1,260
Estimated at $1,200 - $1,800


 

1. [Belgium] Sturbelle, R.
Belgium Fights On
New York: The Belgian War Relief Society, Inc., (ca. 1940s). Color lithographic poster. Condition: A; creased from original fold; pinholes at top; top right corner creased. 27 x 18 ½ in. (68 x 47 cm).

2. [China] Sawyers, Martha
China First to Fight! United China Relief...
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B; scattered soiling; short closed tear, right side. 22 x 14 in. (56 x 35 cm).

3. [France] Fernez, Louis
French Relief Fund, Inc...
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B+; creasing from original folds; pinholes at top corners; small chip and short closed tear, bottom right corner. 40 3/4 x 27 in. (103 x 68 cm).

4. [Holland] Ronay
Help Holland...Give for Dutch War Relief...The Queen Wilhelmina Fund, Inc.
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B+; scattered soiling; bottom right corner wrinkled. 19 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. (49 x 34 cm).

5. [Holland] Ronay
"They Can Take Only Our Bodies.." Holland Will Rise Again, Give for Dutch War Relief, The Queen Wilhelmina Fund, Inc.
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B-; creasing from original folds; pinholes in top corners; chipping at top and bottom right side corners; scattered short closed tears.

6. [Norway] Holte, Carl
Help Norway, Norwegian Relief...
Grand Forks, North Dakota: Holt Printing Co., ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B-; creasing from original fold; scattered creasing along edges and at corners; margins lightly soiled. 17 x 11 1/8 in. (43 x 28 cm).

7. [Norway]
Norway Fights! On Land-On Sea, In the Air, Norwegian Relief, Inc...
No place, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B; creasing from original folds; short separations at center fold edges; scattered light wrinkling. 24 x 17 3/4 in. (61 x 45 cm).

8. [Poland] Shoemaker
Poland Crucified, Fights for you, Help Her...Polish War Relief
Chicago: Polish American Council of U.S.A., ca. 1940s. Lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B-; scattered soiling in margins, creasing in same. 20 x 14 in. (51 x 35 cm).

9. [Russia] Means, E.
Help Put Him Back In Our Fight...Russia War Relief, Inc.
New York: Einson-Freeman Co. Inc., ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster, on board. Condition: B+: Scattered edge wear; pinhole at top. 21 1/2 x 14 in. (55 x 35 cm).

10. [Russia] Means, E.
38,000,000 Escaped-10,000,000 Died...
New York, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B+; creasing from original folds; pinholes in top corners; scattered soiling. 19 3/4 x 28 in. (50 x 71 cm).

11. [United States] Moor, Bruce
War Prisoners Aid...YMCA...
New York, ca. 1940s. Color lithographic poster. Condition: B-; bottom left corner creased and soiled; pinholes at top; scattered creasing along edges. 14 x 10 in. (35 x 25 cm).

Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation, and future acquisitions.

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