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Three Out Of Four Londoners Want A Single Elected Authority For London

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    London (issued)

  • Date:

    1985 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Durban, Michael, born 1961 (art director)
    Henry, Landsley, born 1960 (copywriter)
    Greater London Council (issuer)
    Boase Massimi Pollitt (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Offset lithography

  • Museum number:

    E.311-1986

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 65, box 32

Physical description

'Three Out Of Four Londoners Want A Single Elected Authority For London'. Offset lithograph proof print of a poster issued by the Greater London Council in opposition to the Government’s proposed abolition of that body.

Place of Origin

London (issued)

Date

1985 (issued)

Artist/maker

Durban, Michael, born 1961 (art director)
Henry, Landsley, born 1960 (copywriter)
Greater London Council (issuer)
Boase Massimi Pollitt (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Offset lithography

Dimensions

Height: 31.9 cm, Width: 90 cm

Object history note

The poster was produced by the Creative Department of the advertising agency Boase Massimi Pollitt; the art director was Michael Durban and the copywriter Landsley Henry.

Descriptive line

'Three Out Of Four Londoners Want A Single Elected Authority For London'. Offset lithograph proof print of a poster issued by the Greater London Council. Produced by the advertising agency Boase Massimi Pollitt, Michael Durban was the Art Director. England. 1985.

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

Techniques

Offset lithography

Subjects depicted

Protest

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Production Type

Proof

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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