I Want You For U.S. Army

James Montgomery Flagg (American, 1877–1960)

Catalogue Raisonné

Recruitment, Army


Sheet: 76 x 102 cm (29 15/16 x 40 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Poster, color lithograph

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings




Purchased at auction by private collector, American; By 2009, International Poster Gallery, Boston; October, 2009, sold by International Poster Gallery to Henry S. Hacker, Cambridge, MA; December, 2009, by exchange with Hacker to MFA (Accession Date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Henry S. Hacker exchange, made possible through gifts from John T. Spaulding, J. N. Stanley, Horatio Greenough Curtis, Mrs. E. Vietor Frothingham, L. N. Gebhard, Jean Goriany, Dr. Henry M. Putnam, Walter Rowlands, R. Clipston Sturgis, Horace M. Swope, Miss Frances Ellis Turner, bequest of Maxim Karolik, and anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, Sr.