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Ne laissez pas vos manches déboutonnées

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)
    Nantes (printed)

  • Date:

    1935 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Oliv. (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph in red, orange and khaki

  • 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.1842-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR29

Physical description

Sleeve caught on spinning machinery.

Place of Origin

France (made)
Nantes (printed)

Date

1935 (designed)

Artist/maker

Oliv. (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph in red, orange and khaki

Marks and inscriptions

'Ne laissez pas/ vos manches/ déboutonnées'
Don't leave your sleeves unbuttoned

'Imp. Armoricaine - Nantes'
printers

'Oliv. 35'
artist's signature

'No 137/ Association des Industriels de France/ contre les accidents du travail, 14 rue de Londres, Paris IXe'

Dimensions

Height: 59.3 cm, Width: 39 cm

Descriptive line

Poster promoting safety in the workplace

Materials

Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

Safety; Machinery; Buttons; Sleeves

Categories

Prints; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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