Joseph Pennell That Liberty Shall Not Perish from the Earth 1918. Stunning vision of New York City aflame after a German air raid. Planes shown flying over the Statue of Liberty, her arm now a maimed stump, her head resting in the harbor. A German U-boat skulks nearby. An entire book was written about the genesis of this important poster. Pennell was highly regarded artist; poster in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art. 20×30 near mint conservation backed.
Bibliography: Stuart Johnson The Modern Poster, page 23, Joseph Darracott First World War in Posters page 35, Walton Rawls Wake Up, America! page 227.