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Poster - A South African Orange Orchard
  • A South African Orange Orchard
    Kortright, Guy Reginald, born 1877
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A South African Orange Orchard

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    ca. 1928 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kortright, Guy Reginald, born 1877 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.367-1988

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 69, box A

Physical description

A South African Orange Orchard. A small version, re-printed for use in schools, of the poster first issued by the Empire Marketing Board in 1928. Signed 'Guy Kortright' and numbered 'R.A.J.3'.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

ca. 1928 (designed)

Artist/maker

Kortright, Guy Reginald, born 1877 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'Guy Kortright'
Signed.

'R.A.J.3'
Numbered.

Dimensions

Height: 51.1 cm size of sheet, Width: 76.1 cm size of sheet

Descriptive line

'A South African Orange Orchard'. Colour lithograph re-print of a poster first issued by the Empire Marketing Board in 1928. Designed by (Reginald) Guy Kortright, Great Britain, ca.1928.

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

Stephen Constantine, Buy & Build: The Advertising Posters of the Empire Marketing Board, London, 1986, pl.34.
Summary Catalogue of British Posters to 1988 in the Victoria & Albert Museum in the Department of Design, Prints & Drawing. Emmett Publishing, 1990. 129 p. ISBN: 1 869934 12 1

Production Note

Small version, re-printed for use in schools, of a poster first issued by the Empire Marketing Board in 1928.

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Orchard; Education; Oranges

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Children & Childhood; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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