Paul Albert Besnard (1849-1934)

 
Title:
La Paix par la Victoire
Size:
31.5" x 44.5"
Medium:
Stone-Lithograph
Price:
$525
INV. #:
6655
 
La Paix par la Victoire Souscrivez. Artist: A. Besnard. Original; horizontal format; original World War 1 antique French vintage poster. Archival linen backed and ready to frame.

Original World War 1 vintage poster: Souscrivez La Paix par La Victoire. Emprunt Defense Natioinale. The guardian angle rests in back of the mother and child in this original World War 1 horizontal French poster.

Shown is the personification of Victory protecting a woman and her young child. This poster is asking the French people to invest in rebuilding France after the war with the tagline "Souscrivez pour hâter la paix par la victoire," which translates to "Subscribe to hasten peace through victory."