Flagg, James Montgomery: Will You Have a Part in Victory? 1918


Size: 22×14


James Montgomery Flagg Will You Have a Part in Victory? 1918. The celebrated Flagg portrays a lovely young Columbia, dressed in a flag and the Phrgian cap of the French Revolution, striding confiently ahead scattering seed on fertile fields. The famous artist asserts that “every garden is a munitions plant.” Once again gardening during wartime is equated with patriotism. Very rare. 22×14 near mint, conservation backed.

Bibliography: Walton Rawls Wake Up, America!, 60.