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Learning to be a 'Man'...

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    UK (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1977 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screenprint

  • 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:

    E.658-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR26

Physical description

Text in the form of wall graffiti. Image of boys with toy guns. Red ink.

Place of Origin

UK (made)

Date

ca. 1977 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Screenprint

Marks and inscriptions

LEARNING TO BE A 'MAN'/ HE BECOMES THE MOST/ POWERFUL AND DEADLY/ CREATURE/ OF THE/ STREETS.

Dimensions

Height: 75.9 cm, Width: 51 cm

Descriptive line

"Learning to be a 'Man'..." Anti-gun, anti-war protest poster. Image of boys with guns. UK, ca. 1977.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

Propaganda; Gender issues; Militarism; Violence; Boys

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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