- 20 3/4 x 17 inches (52 1/2 x 43 cm)
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The Red Cross helped not only wounded soldiers and refugees, but also cared for orphaned children during the war. This image is based on Michelangelo’s Pieta; the nurse with her upturned face symbolizes the Virgin Mary, a religious reference that enhanced this poster’s tremendous popularity.
This poster for the First Liberty Loan shows a terrified young mother clutching her two young children as she points toward the unknown.