Riesenberg: Lend as They Fight. 1918.



Sidney Riesenberg Lend as They Fight. 1918. Supported by his buddy, a wounded doughboy blazes away with his .45 automatic while his comrade fires his Springfield rifle. Artillery barrage illuminates this scene of heroism and derring do. Artist attempts to vivify the perils of the front for the viewer safe at home. Colorful and now hard to find. 30×20 ear mint, conservation backed.