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Original Vintage Empire Marketing Board Poster Buy British Trade Home & Overseas

US$1,043.40

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Original vintage advertising poster issued by the Empire Marketing Board to encourage British citizens to buy British goods in order to help their economy following the Great Depression in America. Eye-catching design by one of England's leading poster artists Austin Cooper (1890-1964) featuring stylised text in orange and black against an orange and black striped background - Buyers are Builders Buy British from the Empire at Home or Overseas - with the EMB logo below. The Empire Marketing Board (EMB 1926-1933) was formed to promote intra-Empire trade. Printed for HM Stationery Office by Johnson Riddle, London. Good condition, creasing, restored tear, minor discolouration on top.

Details

  • Creator
    Austin Cooper (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 20.08 in. (51 cm)Width: 14.97 in. (38 cm)Depth: 0.04 in. (1 mm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1935
  • Condition
    Additions or alterations made to the original: Restored tear. Good condition, creasing, restored tear, minor discolouration on top.
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1012624304622

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  • Shipping
    US$62.60Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0,arrives in 4-7 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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