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Poster - Live Give Love
  • Live Give Love
    Sharp, Martin Ritchie, born 1942 - died 2013
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Live Give Love

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1967 (designed)
    1990s (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sharp, Martin Ritchie, born 1942 - died 2013 (artist)
    Big O Posters Ltd (Publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph reprint of silkscreen on silver metallic card

  • Museum number:

    E.491-1997

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf DR52, box CONS

Physical description

Psychedelic poster entitled 'Live Give Love', a pastiche of 'The Creation of Adam' fresco on the Sistine Chapel ceiling by Michelangelo. The figures here are surrounded by rounded shapes, loosely depicting flowers, mushrooms and bubbles.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

1967 (designed)
1990s (printed)

Artist/maker

Sharp, Martin Ritchie, born 1942 - died 2013 (artist)
Big O Posters Ltd (Publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph reprint of silkscreen on silver metallic card

Descriptive line

Psychedelic poster entitled 'Live Give Love' by Martin Sharp, published by Big O Posters. Great Britain, 1967.

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

Christoph Grunberg, ed. Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era London: Tate, 2005. 239 p. : ill. (some col.) ISBN: 1854375954.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Offset lithograph

Subjects depicted

Creation; Psychedelic; Flowers; Creation of Adam; Love; Psychedelic art

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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