Whitehead: Come On! 1918.



Whitehead Come On! 1918. Doughboy is seen ready to take on all comers after dispatching the Hun who lies at his feet. Americans were derided by their desperate allies as poorly trained, poorly led and too soft to fight. Whitehead’s reportage proves otherwise. 30×20 near mint, conservation backed.

Bibliography: Joseph Darracott World War I in Posters, page 46, Peter Paret et al Persuasive Images, page 63, Walton Rawls Wake Up, America! page 259.