This is an original 1940 color print of a clerk sitting in a restaurant in Paris, France. The caption writes, "Under windows painted blue, crisscrossed with gummed paper, a clerk, refused for service, fights the war in the news. Back of him, the soldier takes life as it comes."
This 71+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 4.75 x 6.25 inches; 12 x 16 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)
This piece was illustrated by Lamotte, Bernard. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Republique de Francaise, News, Wartime, Military