1918 Print Bread England Famine London Theater Entente ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2


This is an original 1918 halftone print of bread lines in a London town. The caption reads, "England stands patiently for hours to be served with dry bones at about five cents a pound. This tells graphically the story of why America must save food for her Allies, and for her own troops overseas."


This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. Light scuffing. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.25 inches; 16 x 23 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)

Keywords specific to this image: British, Unemployment, Unemployed, Bread Line