The American Soldier: World War I
Watercolor, black ink, and touches of gouache on Whatman illustration board
Overall: 25 7/8 x 19 5/8 in. ( 65.7 x 49.8 cm )
signed: bottom right:"GORDON/HAKE"
Signed at lower right in black ink: "GORDON / HAKE"
Illustration: One of six watercolors from the 1943 Calendar 'The American Soldier', from the Berwind-White Coal Mining Co., founded 1874 in western Pennsylvania.
Drawing depicted in the American Soldier Calendar for 1943. Received the Art Directors' Club of Philadelphia Award presented to the Berwind-White Coal Mining Company for the Best Color Illustration in Direct Mail Advertising, 12th Annual Exhibition of Advertising Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Gift of Mr. Charles E. Dunlap
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