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Poster - Animal and Bird Life in the South Polar Region
  • Animal and Bird Life in the South Polar Region
    Haycocks, Ltd.
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Animal and Bird Life in the South Polar Region

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Haycocks, Ltd. (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 67, box E

Physical description

Penguin in polar landscape.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)


ca. 1900 (made)


Haycocks, Ltd. (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Philharmonic Hall/ Great Portland Street, W./ General Manager CHYEVALIER BOCCHI/ Twice Daily at 3 & 8.15
red on white, above image

The Glad Eye
bottom left, within image

Animal and Bird Life/ in the South Polar Regions./ Mr. Herbert G. Pointing. F.R.G.S.

Haycocks, Ltd. 69'70, Dean St, London. W


Height: 76.3 cm, Width: 50.9 cm

Descriptive line

Poster advertising a presentation by Herbert G. Ponting of his book. UK, ca.1900.


Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

Penguin; Poster; Animal


Prints; Posters


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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