selection of 1940's poster work by Lewitt-Him
produced in Britain
"Many of the most familiar posters of the war were the
work of artists like Lewitt-Him, the famous Polish pair
whose books are equally well known."
Noel Carrington in Graphis 1947
Shanks' Pony 1942
for Ministry of War transport
the first version of this famous poster on the left (the artist's favourite)
and now kept safely at the Imperial War Museum.
On the right is the final version that was used
Grow Fingers Grow Careful 1943
from the famous 'Careless Talks' campaign
cover illustration for underground Polish journal 1941
George Him was actively involved in the Polish cause.
Dutch reconstruction poster 1944
two posters by Lewitt - Him for AOA c. 1946 -1948
1949 poster for AOA by Lewitt - Him
photo courtesy of Swann Galleries
GPO poster by Lewitt - Him 1944
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