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Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Bradford (made)

  • Date:

    1987 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bradford Community Printshop (print-makers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Print from photographic stencil on paper that has been laminated in plastic

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Greenwich Mural Workshop

  • Museum number:

    E.511-2013

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3E, shelf HIGH, box 5L2

Physical description

Laminated, portrait oriented, poster consisting of a white background with a black line drawn seated female figure dressed in ancient Roman clothing and helmet. The figure is holding a trident and a shield decorated with the U.S. flag in red, white and blue and, with her head pointing upwards, is vomiting black line drawn skulls flecked with red.

Place of Origin

Bradford (made)

Date

1987 (made)

Artist/maker

Bradford Community Printshop (print-makers)

Materials and Techniques

Print from photographic stencil on paper that has been laminated in plastic

Marks and inscriptions

'GUERNICA'
'THEATRE IN / THE MILL / / JUNE 9th-10th-11th / 7.30'

Dimensions

Height: 61 cm, Width: 44.7 cm

Descriptive line

Poster advertising 'Guernica', a community play at the Theatre in the Mill at Bradford University, depicting a female figure vomiting skulls holding a trident and resting on a shield adorned with the U.S. flag, made by Bradford Printshop, 1987

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

From an exhibition by Greenwich Mural Workshop, 'Printing is Easy...? Community Printshops 1970-1986'

Materials

Paper; Plastic laminate; Material

Techniques

Printing; Technique

Categories

Posters; Printmaking techniques; Theatre

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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