John Atherton (1900 - 1952)

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For Freedom's Sake
22" x 27.75"
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For Freedom's Sake For Freedom's Sake, 1943, WWII antique military poster by John Atherton.

This For Freedom's Sake is an original; linen backed World War 2 vintage poster. Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U. S. Government Printing Office. Statue of colonial militiaman holding rifle with hand on a plow. In background is a colonial church. Large color illustration of the Concord Minuteman statue with the town in the background.
For John Atherton there was no line drawn between "fine" and "commercial" art. He painted pictures for advertisers, magazine covers, and galleries alike. All were characterized by his strong sense of design and color.
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