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Lot 171

Richard Fayerweather Babcock (American, 1887-1954)

"Join the Navy The Service for Fighting Men", 1917. Color lithographic vintage poster, linen backed, signed in the plate, in a wood frame with matting and plexiglass, overall 52" x 37 ½". Imagery depicting a sailor riding bareback on a torpedo, which may have inspired the final scene of Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove. Bibliography: Hardie... more
Timed
14 Feb 2019
Location
United States
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