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1916 Ad Vintage Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky Liquor Street Urchin Leo Cheney Art

1916 Ad Vintage Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky Liquor Street Urchin Leo Cheney Art

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This is an original 1916 World War I era black and white print ad for Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky from John Walker & Sons, Ltd., Kilmarnock, Scotland.

CONDITION

This 99+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Small wrinkle - left side. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.25 x 11 inches; 21 x 28 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

The Home Front in Britain during World War I saw many changes -- changes in the role of women, the rationing of goods, food shortages, etc., but everyone "did their bit" to help the war effort. This fascinating collection of advertising from 1915-1918 gives us an historical snapshot of what life was like for the British people during the First World War.

This piece was illustrated by Cheney, Leo. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Advert, Alcohol, Whiskey

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