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546 Ongevallen per jaar

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Amsterdam (printed)

  • Date:

    1940 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lavies, Jan (artist)
    Platen-Commissie Secretariat (issued by)
    Druk L. Van Leer & Co. (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    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.161-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR5

This Dutch poster is reporting the number of injuries that occur in the workplace. Its subtext is to admonish people to exercise caution to avoid injury.

Physical description

Poster

Place of Origin

Amsterdam (printed)

Date

1940 (made)

Artist/maker

Lavies, Jan (artist)
Platen-Commissie Secretariat (issued by)
Druk L. Van Leer & Co. (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

No. 102
546
Accidents per year.
[signed] Jan Lavies
Published by the 'Platen-Commissie', Secretariat
Apollolaan 15, Amsterdam
1940/ 1500
[printed by] Druk L. Van Leer & Co. N.V. Amsterdam
translated from the Dutch

Dimensions

Height: 68 cm, Width: 49 cm

Descriptive line

Dutch poster "546 Ongevallen per jaar" by Jan Lavies. Netherlands, 1940.

Materials

Paper; Ink; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Accidents; War; Propaganda

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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