'Tell Them to Make It a War Savings Christmas!'

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 16433
Department
Art and Popular Design
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 730 mm, Width 728 mm
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  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

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Object description

whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is partially integrated and positioned in the upper centre, in red and in black, held within a yellow inset. The text is integrated and placed in the lower centre, in black cursive script, held within a white inset. All set against a green background. image: a shoulder-length depiction of Father Christmas, holding a card, with 'War Savings for Everyone!' written on it, in his left hand. He cups his right hand over his ear, listening to the portraits of three military personnel, representing the RAF, Royal Navy and Army, positioned on the left. The airman has a voice balloon containing the title message. The smiling portraits of a civilian man, woman and girl are depicted on the right. text: 'TELL THEM TO MAKE IT A WAR SAVINGS CHRISTMAS!' War Savings for Everyone! W.F.P. 330. ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL SAVINGS COMMITTEE, LONDON. PRINTED FOR H.M. STATIONERY OFFICE BY CHROMOWORKS LTD., LONDON 51-4128.

Physical description

WFP 330. 51-4128.

Inscription

WFP 330

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