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In The Heat Of Summer You Will Find Me Cool …

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    London (issued)

  • Date:

    1922 (designed)
    1922 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gill, MacDonald FRIBA, born 1884 - died 1947 (artist)
    Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithography

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.431-1971

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514, case PR, shelf 55, box R

Physical description

'In The Heat Of Summer You Will Find Me Cool …' A colour lithograph poster showing a birdseye map of London. Signed and dated '1922'.

Place of Origin

London (issued)

Date

1922 (designed)
1922 (issued)

Artist/maker

Gill, MacDonald FRIBA, born 1884 - died 1947 (artist)
Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated '1922'.

Dimensions

Height: 98.5 cm, Width: 124.5 cm

Descriptive line

'In The Heat Of Summer You Will Find Me Cool …' A colour lithograph poster showing a birdseye map of London. Designed by Leslie Macdonald Gill. Issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd.. England. 1922.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Summary Catalogue of British Posters to 1988 in the Victoria & Albert Museum in the Department of Design, Prints & Drawing. Emmett Publishing, 1990. 129 p. ISBN: 1 869934 12 1
Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1971

Materials

Paper; Printer's ink

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Summer; Map

Categories

Advertising; Prints; Transport; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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