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Description found in Archives

Study for the War Poster "Come on Canada, The Army Will Finish the Job" :  war propaganda campaign - World War II.

Date(s)

January 1942

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 drawing / dessin : pencil on tracing paper
Support: 20.300 x 25.600
Image: 13.200 x 17.800

Scope and content

a study of the upper torso of a soldier in army fatiques, with one arm upraised to encourage others to follow and the other toting a machine gun, for the poster "Come on Canada"
Poster produced for the Wartime Information Board

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Restricted. Document requires special ha
ndling because of fragility
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-103269
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Box
A302-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 141
90: Open
Other accession no.
1987-072 X PIC
00141

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1987-72-141 The Hubert Rogers Collection, Gift of Mrs. Helen Priest Rogers
Copyright: Estate of the artist until 2032

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: inscribed in pencil, recto, t.: "COME ON CANADA"; c.r.: THE / ARMY ; b.: WILL FINISH THE JOB

Subject heading

1. Soldiers - Canadian.
2. Firearms.

Private

Other system control no.

2860064