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Poster - 6 Days of Sound

6 Days of Sound

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)

  • Date:

    1967 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    MacLean, Bonnie, born 1939 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset 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:

    E.427-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf 16

Physical description

Poster advertising concert. Image of a woman with blue and purple hair and robe holding mistletoe and a CND sign. Text describing the bands, venues and dates is above and below this image in red and pink.

Place of Origin

United States (made)

Date

1967 (made)

Artist/maker

MacLean, Bonnie, born 1939 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

#99

Bill Graham Presents in San Francsico / 6 Days of Sound / Dec 26 New Years Eve / The Doors / Chuck / Berry / Salvation / Dec 26 27 28 / Lights by Holysee / Dec 29 30 / Chuck / Berry / Big Brother / and the Holding Co. / Quicksilver / Messenger Services / Lights by Glenn McKay's Headlights / The Fillmore scene / at Winterland / Plus New Year's Jefferson Airplane / Big Brother and the Holdng Co. Quicksilver / Messenger Service and Freedom HIghway 9pm 9am.
Text of poster.

Dimensions

Height: 53.5 cm, Width: 35.6 cm

Descriptive line

"6 Days of Sound" psychedelic poster #99 by Bonnie MacLean. USA, 1967.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Christoph Grunberg, ed. Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era London: Tate, 2005. 239 p. : ill. (some col.) ISBN: 1854375954.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

Music; Psychedelic art; Performances

Categories

Prints; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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