Lot 119: 2 Norman Rockwell WWII Ours to Fight For Posters
January 14, 2017
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: UNTIED STATES, 1894-1978 Two World War II Office of War Information posters created in 1943 by Norman Perceval Rockwell. The first poster depicts two parents lovingly tucking their children into bed. "OURS...to fight for" is boldly printed across the top while "FREEDOM FROM FEAR" is boldly printed across the bottom. The second poster depicts a family gathered around the dinner table as a turkey is laid down by the mother and father. The top of the poster boldly reads 'OURS...to fight for" while "FREEDOM FROM FEAR" is boldly printed across the bottom.
Condition Report: One with original fold and creases with thumb tack holes, the other with writing, tears and thumb tack holes with creases.
Dimensions: Both measures 30" by 22"