1943 Ad American Export Lines Magna Charta Ship Explorer New York Airlines FZ6


This is an original 1943 black and white print ad for American Export Lines. Shown in the image is the U. S. S. Explorer and a sailboat beside it.The company was founded in 1919, but unfortunately, went bankrupt in 1977.


This 68+ 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.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 12.75 inches; 25 x 32 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 Fischer, Anton Otto. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Clipper, Merchant Marine Act of 1936, fleet, cargo, American Export-Isbrandtsen Lines

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