ORIGINAL POSTER: "I AM TELLING YOU". 1918. LINEN-BACKED WWI. James Montgomery FLAGG.
ORIGINAL POSTER: "I AM TELLING YOU". 1918. LINEN-BACKED WWI
ORIGINAL POSTER: "I AM TELLING YOU". 1918. LINEN-BACKED WWI
ORIGINAL POSTER: "I AM TELLING YOU". 1918. LINEN-BACKED WWI

ORIGINAL POSTER: "I AM TELLING YOU". 1918. LINEN-BACKED WWI

Washington DC: United States of America, 1918. First Edition. This is an ORIGINAL World War I poster, entitled "I AM TELLING YOU", by Artist JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG. 1918. Image is 20" x 30" plus a 2" linen border. Pictured is a stern Uncle Sam in red, white and blue, stating, "On June 28th I expect you to enlist in the army of war savers to back up my army of fighters." The poster is to encourage the purchase of War Savings Stamps ("W.S.S."). The poster is signed in the print by James Montgomery Flagg (1877-1960), the great American illustrator, who contributed poster art for both World War I and II. His most famous poster is the "I Want You" Uncle Sam poster, used in both world wars. Near Fine and linen-backed by the artisans of dba Innis Archives. (The metal studs at the corners are magnets, to hold the piece in place during photography. They neither penetrated not marred the poster in any way.) FREE SHIPPING, rolled, in a hard mailing tube. Near Fine. Item #2046

Price: $265.00

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