Uczcijmy Mogily Poleglych Bohaterow [Let us Honour the Graves of Heroes]

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  • Art.IWM PST 2689
Art and Popular Design
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  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
  • Support: Height 918 mm, Width 591 mm
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  • object category: Poster

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whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is integrated and located at the centre and centre left, in white outlined black. The text is separate and placed in the lower quarter, in white. All set against a black background. image: a depiction of the Virgin Mary and Christ Child wearing crowns, surrounded by an ornate floral border. Beneath them, the silhouettes of Christian and Jewish grave stones are visible. text: Uczcijmy mogily poleglych bohaterow AR [?] 17 LOTERYA NA CELE OPIEKI NAD GROBAMI POLEGLYCH W POLSCE pod protektoratem Ekscelencyi hr. Stanislawa Szeptyckiego. Cena losu.........4 korony. Glowna wygrana.......100.000 koron. 1920 wygranych w sumie 200.000 koron. w gotówce bez zadnych potraçen. Ciagnienie 4. czerwca 1918. r. w Lublinie. Kantor loteryi w Lublinie, Krakowskie Przedmiescie 54. Z DRUKARNI TOWARZYSTWA DLA PRZEMYSLU GRAFICZNEGO, WIEDEN VI [Let us honour the graves of heroes. The lottery for the care of graves of those who died on Polish soil. Under the protectorate of His Excellence Count Stanislaw Szeptycki. Price of one ticket – 4 crowns. The Main Prize – 100 000 crowns. 1920 prizes totalling 200 000 crowns in cash paid without any deductions. Draw on the 4 June 1918 in Lublin, at [address]. Printed by The Society of Graphic Industry printing works, Vienna VI.]






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