1917 Ad M Leone Bracker Art Velvet Pipe Tobacco Smoking Liggett & Myers YRR1

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This is an original 1917 black and white print ad for Velvet pipe tobacco that was made and sold by the Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company during the World War I era. The ad also features an illustration by M. Leone Bracker (1885-1937) that depicts a group of mustachioed gentlemen telling tall tales around a campfire.

CONDITION

This 96+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Small crease - top margin. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Light surface rub - left margin.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches; 16 x 24 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of vintage ads, prints, and articles from The American Review of Reviews during the World War I (WW1) era. To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Bracker, M. Leone. Artist signature in print - top right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Camping, Outdoors, WW1

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