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Poster - Greenwich Against the Poll Tax
  • Greenwich Against the Poll Tax
    Greenwich Mural Workshop
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Greenwich Against the Poll Tax

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1984-93 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Greenwich Mural Workshop (makers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Non-laminated poster

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Greenwich Mural Workshop

  • Museum number:

    E.129-2011

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB3H, shelf DR1

Physical description

Community print shop poster advertising an event for 'Greenwich Against the Poll Tax' at the Woolwich Public Hall on Market Street. The evening was compered by Arthur Smith. The names of the full line-up are listed in red on a fake ballot in the centre, with a selection of real newspaper articles about the poll tax, printed in mint green on white, making up the background.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1984-93 (made)

Artist/maker

Greenwich Mural Workshop (makers)

Materials and Techniques

Non-laminated poster

Marks and inscriptions

Greenwich Against the Poll Tax
presents on Sat April 23rd at 8pm

A Ballot Box Benefit Bonanza
Compere : Arthur Smith
Twin Set
Slap
The Gypt Band
Not Now Bernard
Not in Front of the Children

Lettered in red

Dimensions

Height: 76 cm, Width: 50.5 cm

Descriptive line

Community print shop poster by the Greenwich Mural Workshop entitled 'Greenwich Against the Poll Tax'. Great Britain, ca. 1984-1993.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Collage; Poll; Ballots; Taxes; Newspapers

Categories

Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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