Save Your Cans, McClelland Barclay

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Artist   McClelland Barclay - View Bio
Title   Save Your Cans
Date Of Work   1944
Dimensions   33" x 23"
Notes   Original. Linen backed; excellent condition.
Save your cans : help pass the ammunition : prepare your tin cans for war ....
An woman's arm holding a tomato can appears on the bottom right side of the poster. The can image is repeated and runs into the painting. As the cans get smaller, they change into a chain of bullets that a soldier is feeding into his gun,
Text continues: 1. Remove tops and bottoms, 2. take off paper labels, 3. wash thoroughly, 4. flatten firmly.
War Production Board seal in bottom left corner
Price Category   Category C  View Price Categories
Inventory Number   10533