Britain is Pledged to Smash Japan

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 15000
Art and Popular Design
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
  • Support: Height 764 mm, Width 508 mm
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  • object category: Poster

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Object description

whole: the image occupies the whole. The title and text are integrated and placed in the lower quarter, in black. image: a depiction of an RAF Supermarine Sea Spitfire or Seafire flying over a British aircraft carrier, sailing through the sea below. A White Ensign flies from the ship's mast. text: Britain is pledged to SMASH JAPAN Printed in England by J. Howitt and Son Ltd., Nottm. 51-1290

Physical description

51-1290. The same image was used on other posters (see PST 15001 and PST 15003). Part of a series of posters with the same title (see PST 14997 and PST 16911).

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