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Back to Europe! OF - Civic Forum

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Prague (designed and printed)

  • Date:

    1990 (designed and printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Melantrich (publisher)
    Polygrafia Praha (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Offset lithograph in black and blue printed on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Zdenek Kavan

  • Museum number:

    E.10-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DRAWER 32

This election poster published in support of Civic Forum expresses the political will to discard the country's communist history and establish a new national identity allied with Europe.

Designed, printed and published in former Czechoslovakia

Physical description

This poster, with image and text printed in blue and black on white paper, shows a ladder reaching up to a block shaped map of Europe.

Place of Origin

Prague (designed and printed)

Date

1990 (designed and printed)

Artist/maker

Melantrich (publisher)
Polygrafia Praha (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Offset lithograph in black and blue printed on paper

Dimensions

Height: 85.1 cm maximum, Width: 60.1 cm maximum

Descriptive line

Anonymous election poster supporting Civic Forum, designed, printed and published in former Czechoslovakia, 1990.

Production Note

Designed, printed and published in former Czechoslovakia

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Offset lithography

Subjects depicted

Elections; Politics; Democracy; Ladder; Maps

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Politics

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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