Sottoscrivete al Prestito [Subscribe to the Loan]

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 3523
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1916
Place made
Italy
Subject period
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph and letterpress
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 1400 mm, Width 806 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

Purchase & License
Object description

whole: the image occupies the upper three-quarters, held within a black border. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper left, in black. The text is integrated and positioned in the lower half, in red. The additional text is separate and positioned in the lower quarter, in red, set against a white background, and held within a brown border. image: a full-length depiction of an Italian infantryman climbing a cliff face and scoring an inscription into the rock with his bayonet. In the background are snow-capped mountains. text: U Finozzi SOTTOSCRIVETE AL PRESTITO RENDITA CONSOLIDATA 5% NETTO EMESSA A Lre.90 PER Lre.100 NOMINALI REDDITO EFFETTIVO Lre.5,55% ESENTE DA IMPOSTE PRESENTI E FUTURE OFFICINE DELL' ISTITUTO ITALIANO D'ARTI GRAFICHE - BERGAMO [additional text follows] Le sottoscrizioni si ricevono dal 5 febbraio presso tutte le filiali della BANCA D'ITALIA [Subscribe to the loan. Interest rate at 5% net. Issued at 90 Lira for 100 Lira nominal. Effective return Lira 5.55%. Exempt from present and future tax. Subscription will be accepted from the 5th February at all branches of the Bank of Italy]

Physical description

An additional text strip has been adhered to the bottom edge.

Inscription

140L

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All Rights Reserved except for Fair Dealing exceptions otherwise permitted under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, as amended and revised.