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Poster - Campaign for the Abolition of Torture
  • Campaign for the Abolition of Torture
    Askin, Seljuk
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Campaign for the Abolition of Torture

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Australia (made)

  • Date:

    1986 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Askin, Seljuk (maker)
    Amnesty International (published)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Offset lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Seljuk Askin

  • Museum number:

    E.785-2003

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 74, box E

Physical description

A3 sized Amnesty International poster with the text 'Campaign for the Abolition of Torture' interwoven with a simple black and white design of a dove of peace pierced by a dart through its wings and impaled on barbed wire.

Place of Origin

Australia (made)

Date

1986 (made)

Artist/maker

Askin, Seljuk (maker)
Amnesty International (published)

Materials and Techniques

Offset lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 29.7 cm, Width: 42 cm

Descriptive line

A3 sized Amnesty International poster with the text 'Campaign for the Abolition of Torture', by Seljuk Askin, Australia, 1986

Subjects depicted

Darts; Torture; Barbed wire; Doves

Categories

Prints; Politics; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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