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Poster - Men who mean business read The Financial Times every day
  • Men who mean business read The Financial Times every day
    Games, Abram, born 1914 - died 1996
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Men who mean business read The Financial Times every day

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1952 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Games, Abram, born 1914 - died 1996 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithography

  • Museum number:

    E.156-1980

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case DR, shelf 8, box EDUC8

Physical description

Men who mean business read The Financial Times every day. Colour lithograph poster, with a design featuring an anthropomorphised newspaper with human legs, advertising 'The Financial Times' newspaper. Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1952 (issued)

Artist/maker

Games, Abram, born 1914 - died 1996 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 76.1 cm, Width: 50.7 cm

Descriptive line

Men who mean business read The Financial Times every day. Colour lithograph poster, with a design featuring an anthropomorphised newspaper with human legs, advertising 'The Financial Times' newspaper. Designed by Abram Games. Great Britain, 1952.

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

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Briefcase; Umbrella; Newspaper

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters; Anthropomorphism; Paintings; Images Online

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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