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Nestlé's food for infants

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Paris (issued)

  • Date:

    ca. 1895 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mucha, Alphonse, born 1860 - died 1939 (Designed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Noel D. Sheffield.
    Copyright ADAGP, Paris, and DACS, London 1997

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 81, box B

Physical description


Place of Origin

Paris (issued)


ca. 1895 (made)


Mucha, Alphonse, born 1860 - died 1939 (Designed)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Nestlé's Food for Infants
Main text

F. Champenois, 66, Boul.d St Michel, Paris

Signed lower left


Height: 28.25 in, Width: 13.75 in

Descriptive line

Alphonse Mucha. Poster for Nestle's infant food, c.1895.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1939, published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, London, 1950


Lithographic ink


Colour lithography


Posters; Children & Childhood; Eating; Advertising; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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