ON ELS AURA ! Original VIntage French World War 1 Poster

ON LES AURA! ~1916, “Courage we shall get them”, Original French World War 1 poster (31″ x  47″) designed by Jules Abel Faivre  (1867-1945) for subscription to the  2nd national defense war fund. This image became one of the most famous propaganda poster images of the great war and was so popular that it was retitled and reused for the second world was by the US Army. Abel Faivre earned more individual fame by his deigns than any other French poster artist during the war and this image above all became the visual patriotic mascot for the French.

This large poster was in C8 condition with only minor tears along the margin which were repaired during linen backing.  SOLD