Toys Of All Ages

Poster
1935 (designed), 1935 (issued)
We don’t have an image of this object online yet. V&A Images may have a photograph that we can’t show online, but it may be possible to supply one to you. Email us at vaimages@vam.ac.uk for guidance about fees and timescales, quoting the accession number: CIRC.414-1971
Find out about our images

Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour offset lithograph poster reproducing six toys to be found in public collections in London. Signed and dated 'E. McKnight Kauffer '35'.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour offset lithograph and letterpress printed in blue and red
Brief Description
'Toys Of All Ages'. Colour offset lithograph and letterpress poster (one of three, along with a key and a guide). 1-6 in a series of images of toys advertising public collections of toys in London. Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and issued by the London Passenger Transport Board, 1935.
Physical Description
Colour offset lithograph poster reproducing six toys to be found in public collections in London. Signed and dated 'E. McKnight Kauffer '35'.
Dimensions
  • Height: 101.8cm
  • Width: 63.4cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'E. McKnight Kauffer '35' (Signed and dated)
Subject depicted
Associated Objects
Bibliographic References
  • 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
Collection
Accession Number
CIRC.414-1971

About this object record

Explore the Collections contains over a million catalogue records, and over half a million images. It is a working database that includes information compiled over the life of the museum. Some of our records may contain offensive and discriminatory language, or reflect outdated ideas, practice and analysis. We are committed to addressing these issues, and to review and update our records accordingly.

You can write to us to suggest improvements to the record.

Suggest Feedback

record createdJune 30, 2009
Record URL