Besnard, Paul Albert

1917 Original French WWI Poster, 3e Emprunt La Paix par la Victoire

$750.00
  • 1917 Original French WWI Poster, 3e Emprunt La Paix par la Victoire

Besnard, Paul Albert

1917 Original French WWI Poster, 3e Emprunt La Paix par la Victoire

$750.00

Date: 1917
Size: 48.25 x 31.5 inches
Artist: Paul Albert Besnard

This original WWI War Bonds poster was designed by Paul Albert Besnard (French 1849-1934). Shown is the personification of Victory protecting a woman and her young child. This poster is asking the French people to invest in rebuilding France after the war with the tagline "Souscrivez pour hâter la paix par la victoire," which translates to "Subscribe to hasten peace through victory." Linen backed and in excellent condition.