Fumeurs de l'arrière économisez le tabac pour que nos soldats n'en manquent pas [Smokers, Conserve Your Tobacco so Our Soldiers Will Not Go Wanting]

 
Fumeurs de l'arrière économisez le tabac pour que nos soldats n'en manquent pas [Smokers, Conserve Your Tobacco so Our Soldiers Will Not Go Wanting]
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  • Title :     Fumeurs de l'arrière économisez le tabac pour que nos soldats n'en manquent pas [Smokers, Conserve Your Tobacco so Our Soldiers Will Not Go Wanting]
  • Artist:     Andrée Ménard Designer Comité National de Prévoyance et d'Économies pour la Guerre Publisher Union Française Printer
  • Accession:     TD1994.32.9
  • Country:     France Paris
  • Date:     1918
  • Dimensions:     Inches 24-1/2 18-5/8 Dimensions, matted Inches 22-1/2 15-3/8 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 62.3 47.4 Dimensions, matted Centimeters 57.2 39.0 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     War/Military , Propaganda , Nationalism , World War I 1914-1918
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1994.32.9.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper offset color lithograph promoting the conservation of tobacco to support WWI troops; image depicts inverted soldier's helmet filled with tobacco products and smoking accessories; multi-colored poster with yellow ground, red, white and blue border; grey inscriptions at top and bottom of image.