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Design - London 'A-Z' production material
  • London 'A-Z' production material
    Geographers' A-Z Map Company
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London 'A-Z' production material

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1961 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Geographers' A-Z Map Company (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and pencil on tracing paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Phyllis Pearsall MBE, FRGS

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case LP, shelf 21

Physical description

Pen and ink and blue pencil drawing on tracing paper showing a map of London from Chancery Lane in the West to Whitechapel High Street in the East. Inscribed throughout with street names.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1961 (made)


Geographers' A-Z Map Company (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and pencil on tracing paper

Marks and inscriptions

Handwritten in ink on an adhesive address label and stuck to top of drawing


Height: 67.4 cm, Width: 91.5 cm

Descriptive line

The original artwork for part of the London 'A-Z' in pen and ink on tracing paper, prepared for reproduction and publication by the Geographers' A-Z Map Company, 1961

Subjects depicted



Printed pages & sheets; Maps


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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