This is an original 1942 halftone print chart titled, "The Arithmetic of Food." Shown is the civilian supply in 1943, the civilian demand in 1943, the military and lend-lease requirements for 1943, the shortage, the stocks, and the prewar consumption of meat, milk, fats & oils, eggs, wheat and fruit.
This 69+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging in margins. 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 Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 13.25 inches; 14 x 34 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: wartime, home front, food rationing, rations, rationing