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Poster - It will be a great day when our day care centers...
  • It will be a great day when our day care centers...
    Guillet, B.K.
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It will be a great day when our day care centers...

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)

  • Date:

    late 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Guillet, B.K. (artist)
    War Resisters League (issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithography

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko

  • Museum number:

    E.349-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 61, box E

Physical description

Child's drawing of a sailboat in red and blue, with some green and yellow.

Place of Origin

United States (made)

Date

late 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Guillet, B.K. (artist)
War Resisters League (issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithography

Marks and inscriptions

It will be a great day when our/ day care centers have all/ the money they need and the/ navy has to hold a bake sale/ to buy battleships.
printed in the style of a child's handwriting in crayon; blue, navy and red.

Dimensions

Height: 55.9 cm, Width: 42.9 cm

Descriptive line

Poster by B.K.Guillet in child's style protesting government spending on defence. Issued by War Resisters League. USA.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Colour lithograph

Subjects depicted

Sailboat; Militarism; Crayons; War; Politics; Propaganda

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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