Lot 590: Free a Man to Fight. 1943
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: LESLIE RAGAN (1897-1972) Size: 19 3/4 x 27 7/8 in./50.3 x 70.8 cm Brett Lithographing Company While Ragan's best work was created in promotion of travel aboard the New York Central System (see following Lot), here he advertises the many jobs available to women at his primary employer. From the offices and shops to the more technical positions at the stations and on the trains, each woman working at New York Central would allow another man to fight overseas. (wwii)
Condition Report: B+/ Slight wear at edges; printed on board.
Dimensions: 19 3/4 x 27 7/8 in./50.3 x 70.8 cm
Artist or Maker: LESLIE RAGAN (1897-1972)