Pour le triomphe, souscrivez à l'emprunt national : les souscriptions sont reçues à Paris et en province à la Banque Nationale de Crédit.

Description:

French soldiers of World War I march on the ground through the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. From the clouds, a crowd of soldiers from past wars descend to join them. The figure of Bellona (the Roman goddess of war) of the "Marseillaise" sculpture on the arch appears to urge the soldiers on to battle.

Creator(s): SEM
Creation Date: 1918
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War One Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 344
Past 30 days: 8
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Artist):
SEM
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Imprimerie Devambez
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1918
  • Digitized: 2006
Description:

French soldiers of World War I march on the ground through the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. From the clouds, a crowd of soldiers from past wars descend to join them. The figure of Bellona (the Roman goddess of war) of the "Marseillaise" sculpture on the arch appears to urge the soldiers on to battle.

Note:

"SEM"--Artist's signature at lower right corner of picture.

"Devambez Imp. Paris"

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs catalog translates the title as: "For victory subscribe to the National Loan ...."

Physical Description:

1 poster : b&w ; 114 x 79 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): La Marseillaise | war finance | Genius of Liberty | Bellona | Arc de Triomphe | Arch of Triumph | goddess of war | French soldiers | National Loan | Banque Nationale de Crédit | soldiers | victory
Parallel Title: For triumph, subscribe to the National Loan : subscriptions are taken in Paris and in the provinces at the Banque Nationale de Crédit.
Series Title: French War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War One Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 494
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2054
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW1 SEM 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc254
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public