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Rockwell, Norman (1894-1978) Signed Four Freedoms Poster Collection, 1943.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Rockwell, Norman (1894-1978) Signed Four Freedoms Poster Collection, 1943. Large folio, presentation copy to Jack Frost of the Hecht Company, with a Saturday Evening Post article on the publication of the Four Freedoms posters pasted into this publication, with a letter from D.C. Miller of the Treasury Department to Frost, and an invitation to a reception for Rockwell hosted by the Treasury Department; some fold, short tears, glue remnants from the mounting of the Post article pages, 17 x 13 in.
Estimate $800-1,000


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Keywords

Hecht Company, American propaganda during World War II, Four Freedoms, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Hecht, The Saturday Evening Post, United States Department of the Treasury, World War II

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