No publication details. (circa1940). Stock ID #157593
Rare coloured Chinese World War II recruitment poster, featuring a uniformed Chinese soldier from the National Army holding his right hand high, two military planes on the ground behind him, while three others fly in formation behind him. Laid down on washi.
On the reverse at the right upper corner the poster is stamped "Chinese News Service/ 1250 Sixth Avenue/New York N.Y." although this is faint because of the washi backing. Glue from a label is visible in the upper right corner of the poster image. Horizontal fold.
Blocks of text left section and lower margin in traditional Chinese, poster sheet measures 55.7 x 43cm. Text on the left of the poster translates as "The outstanding youth are joining the air force." Text along the lower margin "Printed by Political Department of Military Affairs Committee." (When referring to this item please quote stockid 157593).
Price: $3,000.00 AU