The2FunAdGuyz offer a new, high-quality reproduction print of a powerful World War II art recruitment poster for the United States Marines Corp done by Haddon Sundblom, recognized as one of the greatest commercial artists whose work still appears in advertising and packaging to this day.
A classic image of a U. S. Marine Sergeant, in dress blues and standing at ease (if a marine is ever at ease), dominates this poster. So powerful is the image that almost no text is needed to convey the impression of the Marine Corps readiness for any situation including the challenges of the global conflict ensuing at the time.
This powerful, patriotic image can be used in the decor of a home bar, pub, library, boy's room or game room.
CAPTION: Join U. S. Marines. Land. Sea. Air. Apply, or Write To Nearest Recruiting Station.
ARTIST: Haddon Sunblom (1899-1976) was one of the most influential American commercial artists. Sundblom created the famous drawings of the Coca-Cola Santa Claus, helping to create our modern fat, jolly Santa. He also created the image of the Quaker man who appears on the Quaker Oats products to this day. His drawings of young women also influenced a whole generation of pinup artists.
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PAPER QUALITY: This new print is on a highest quality, acid-free, 100-pound glossy premium text paper that allows for maximum color brilliance and fidelity for older images.
AVAILABILITY: In Stock! – Ships Within 1 Business Day of cleared payment.Image Size:
10.5 inches wide by 16 inches high.Paper Size:
11 inches wide by 17 inches high. This allows for a small border around the image for matting and framing. When matted, this format is perfect for a standard 16-inch x 20-inch frame, a manageable size for a wide variety of decorating purposes.HOME DECOR IDEAS:
This strong image will dominate the area in which it hangs. A Home bar, den, family room, game room or boy’s room will handle it well.GIFT IDEAS:
Every United States Marine would be proud and pleased to receive this poster as a gift for any occasion.
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