HIP HIP ANOTHER SHIP, Original WW1 United States Shipping Board Poster

HIP HIP another ship LB

HIP HIP! ANOTHER SHIP, 1918. Original US WW1 Poster (40 x 60” / 131 x 197 cm) originally rolled and now linen backed. Designed by George Wight (1872-1951) for the United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation and published by Forbes in 1918. This powerful and patriotic image depicts a sailor raising his cap high on the mast of a newly built ship for the war effort and is a rare find especially in this condition.

Originally rolled this poster was in very fine condition prior to linen backing with only minor wear along the margins.

Condition C8. For Sale $1200

To see this poster and others visit our gallery the Limited Edition in old town Katy, Texas. Providing poster salesLinen BackingRestoration and Framing services  to the Houston, San Antonio, Austin and Dallas regions since 1994.