Wartime button badges: set of 4
This stylish range reproduces classic poster art from Australia’s wartime past. With bold colours and strong images, these posters featured the work of well-known artists and played a key role in encouraging Australian men and women to support the war effort.
This set of 4 button badges are made from the following art works from the Australian War Memorial’s Collection. Each badge measures 3.5 cm diameter.
Change over to a victory job, 1943, photolithograph, 76.6 x 50.7 cm, Australian War Memorial ARTV01060
Lonely?, Leaflet, 31.2 cm x 14.6 cm, Australian War Memorial AWM RC08711
Keep mum, she's not so dumb! 1942, offset lithograph on paper, 76 x 51 cm, Australian War Memorial AWM ARTV01136
Artist Harold Foster
Tell nobody, not even her - Careless talk costs lives, 1939-1945, photolithograph on paper, 76 x 50.2 cm, Australian War Memorial Collection AWM ARTV01007.