Item #CL197-5 Lord Kitchener Says: Enlist Today
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Lord Kitchener Says: Enlist Today

1915. Colour and process lithograph, 50.4 x 75.7cm. Old folds, pinholes, repaired tears. Linen-backed.

Text includes “‘Men, materials & money are the immediate necessities.’ Lord Kitchener, speaking at Guildhall, July 9th, 1915. Published by The Parliamentary Recruiting Committee, London. Poster no. 113. Printed by David Allen & Sons Ltd, Harrow, Middlesex W689. 60M-7/15. Photo: Bassano.” Held in AWM, IWM, V&A.

This image of Kitchener was taken by Alexander Bassano (1829–1913), an English photographer and a “leading royal and high society portrait photographer in Victorian London. His most famous photograph was of Earl Kitchener in the series of Lord Kitchener Wants You army recruitment posters during WWI.” Ref: Wiki.

Item #CL197-5

Price (AUD): $1,850.00  other currencies

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