8 Wartime Posters
Wartime posters belong to a different and unique style of design.

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Wartime posters have such a distinct feel and design to them. They represent a unique time in human history, and they encapsulate a whole generation’s hopes, fears, attitudes, and thoughts, all in one design.

Since they’re both historically significant and aesthetically interesting, I’ve decided to pull together a list of some of the most interesting wartime posters. Check it out.


Wartime Posters 1

Designed by Dmitry Moor


Wartime Posters 2

Designed by Aleksander Mikhailovich Rodchenko.


Wartime Posters 3

Designed by J. Howard Miller


Wartime Posters 4

Designed by Jim Fitzpatrick.


Wartime Posters 5

Designed by Alfred Leete.


Wartime Posters 6

Designed by Adolf Iosifovich Strakhov-Braslavsky


Wartime Posters 7

Designed by Frank Newbould


Wartime Posters 8

Designed by Jean Carlu.


These are just a sampling of the different descriptive and creative posters that belonged to a generation. Note the repetition of reds, yellows, and grays, as well as blocky graphics and stark illustrations.

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2 Comments

  1. yikes, some of these are scary…