You Can Lick Runaway Prices

 
You Can Lick Runaway Prices
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  • Title :     You Can Lick Runaway Prices
  • Artist:     James Montgomery Flagg Designer U.S. Government, Office of Economic Stabilization Publisher U.S. Office of War Information Other relation
  • Accession:     1993.1.50
  • Country:     United States Washington, D.C.
  • Date:     circa 1939 1945
  • Dimensions:     Inches 28-1/4 20-1/4, Centimeters 71.8 51.4
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Propaganda , War/Military , World War II 1940-1945 , Nationalism
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, Gift of The Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida
  • URL:     1993.1.50.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper lithograph promoting economic stability during World War II; depicts Uncle Sam at center enclosed by red borders with inscriptions; seven additional numbered rows of inscriptions beneath image, each beginning with an individual letter to vertically spell out Victory.