James Montgomery Flagg (American, 1870-1960) "I Want You for U S Army" Poster

Lot 279

    

James Montgomery Flagg (American, 1870-1960) "I Want You for U S Army" Poster

Uncle Sam pointing; marked on bottom front "Copyright, 1917, Leslie-Judge Co. N.Y."
dimensions:  Height 41 1/2 inches, Width 31 1/2 inches (sight), frame size: 42 inches by 32 inches
condition*:  Good, water stain to upper right, visible repairs to white background throughout, pressed wrinkles at left side, small black marks to white background in upper half, tears around perimeter, color repair to red border; some dirt and visible repairs to front of foam backing; frame having paint drips at top; not examined out of frame
estimate:  $3,000-5,000

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