BrittonTen Million New Members by Christmas 1918


Size: 30×20


L.N. Britton Ten Million New Members by Christmas 1918. Red Cross Service Flag is pictured glowing in the candlelight through a snow capped window. Christmas tree adds to the festive atmosphere. Flags were given to Red Cross donors and displayed in windows as a badge of honor. Britton a highly repected artist and his Red Cross poster now quite rare. The tradition of displaying flags in windows prevailed thoughout World War II with a twist. The flags represented household members away in the armed services. 30×20 near mint, conservation backed.