WAR SAVINGS ARE WARSHIPS, 1915. Original 1 Sheet (20 x 30” / 66 x 98 cm) Linen Backed British Propaganda Poster designed by Norman Wilkinson (1878 – 1971) himself a Navy officer and inventor of “Dazzle” camouflage. This type of camouflage consisted of bright colors and geometric shapes designed to confuse U-boat commanders about the exact speed and weak spots of the the British Navy. This poster conveys his striking artwork through the use of huge, threatening smoke clouds billowing from fast moving warships.
This poster was in very good C8 condition prior to linen backing , slight retouching to the margin and pinholes. A unique opportunity to purchase this very rare poster. We linen back and frame all of our posters IN HOUSE at our studio in Katy, TX!
Condition C8 – For Sale $475 Linen Backed
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