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Oberschlesier! Die Abstimmung Steht Unmittelbar Bevor [Upper Silesians! The Vote is Imminent]

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Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 3917
Production date
1920
Place made
Germany
Subject period
Materials
  • medium: lithograph
  • support: paper
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 726 mm
  • Support: Width 950 mm
Alternative Names
  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

Object description

whole: the image is positioned in the right third. The title and text are separate and placed in the left two-thirds, in red and black gothic script. All set against a white background. image: a half-length stylised depiction of a soldier wearing a plumed hat with a crossed hammers badge. text: G.ROGIER 20 KUNSTANSTALT WEYLANDT BERLIN S.O.16 1920 Oberschlesier! Die Abstimmung steht unmittelbar bevor. Die Eintragung in die Abstimmungsliste muss sofort erfolgen. - Meldet Euch deshalb umgehend bei Eurer Ortsgruppe, sonst ist Eure Stimme verloren. Vereinigte Verbände heimattreuer Oberschlesier Die nächste Meldestelle ist: [blank] [Weylandt Art Office, Berlin SE 16. 1920. Upper Silesians! The vote is imminent. Registration on the voting list must be done immediately. So report immediately at your local group, otherwise your vote will be lost. United Associations of Patriotic Upper Silesians. The nearest Registration Office is: [blank].]

Physical description

A section at the foot of the poster was left blank to allow for the addition of the address of the local voter registration office.

Inscription

34325

Inscription

3939 [deleted]

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