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Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Bradford (made)

  • Date:

    1930s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    W.E. Berry Ltd (printers (people))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed ink on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.2244-1994

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pictorial and typographic. The image shows a Scottish pipe and drum band with three Highland dancers in the ring.

Place of Origin

Bradford (made)

Date

1930s (made)

Artist/maker

W.E. Berry Ltd (printers (people))

Materials and Techniques

Printed ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 76.2 cm poster, Width: 101.7 cm poster

Object history note

This poster was issued during the run of the circus since it advertises the fact that it is 'positively closing' on 24 January. A note by the printer on the poster notes that this is 'Design B'. Associated Production: Bertram Mills' Circus. Performers: Famous Boys' Pipe Band (Scottish pipe band), Cuthbertson's Kilties (Scottish dancers). Olympia, Kensington, London. 1930-1939. Performance category: circus.

Descriptive line

Poster advertising Bertram Mills' Circus, featuring The Famous Boys' Pipe Band and Cuthbertson's Kilties, Olympia, 1930s

Production Note

Nesfield Street, Bradford

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Scotland

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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