|Posters - Propaganda|
Venez UDSR Democratic Socialist Union French Resistance France / 1945 / Propaganda Posters / Bernard Lancy / 122x79 Original vintage propaganda poster - Venez U.D.S.R. - Come to UDSR - featuring a dynamic design by Bernard Lancy (1892-1964) of a crowd of workers holding farm and industrial tools marching behind a man leading the group and reaching out his hand towards the viewer to show unity with a construction crane and buildings in the background. Founded in 1945 after the liberation of France from German occupation, the Union démocratique et socialiste de la Résistance (UDSR) / Democratic and Socialist Union of the Resistance was a French political party set up by non-Communist members of the Liberation; it was active until 1964 (mainly during the Fourth Republic 1947-1958) when it merged into the Convention of Republican Institutions (CIR) led by the left wing politician Francois Mitterrand. Large size. Excellent condition, backed on linen.