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House Tornado

  • Object:

    Record

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (published)

  • Date:

    1988 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Oliver, Vaughan, born 1957 (art director)
    Ohtake, Shinro (artist)
    Throwing Muses (band)
    Beggars Group Media Limited - Beggars Banquet Records (record label)
    23 Envelope (design agency)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Vinyl record with colour print (probably offset lithograph) paper labels

  • Museum number:

    E.280-1989

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TS, shelf 15

Physical description

12" long-playing record 'House Tornado' recorded by the group Throwing Muses for 4AD. The centre label of Side A is a colourful design of collage and watercolour imagery. The same image is used for the Side B label as a faded background to the tracklisting and other text.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (published)

Date

1988 (published)

Artist/maker

Oliver, Vaughan, born 1957 (art director)
Ohtake, Shinro (artist)
Throwing Muses (band)
Beggars Group Media Limited - Beggars Banquet Records (record label)
23 Envelope (design agency)

Materials and Techniques

Vinyl record with colour print (probably offset lithograph) paper labels

Marks and inscriptions

The label for Side B is lettered with: the band name; album title tracklisting; 'MADE IN ENGLAND'; '(side two) / 33'; the 4AD logo; production credits; the 4AD catalogue number 'cad 802' and publishing year.

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.1 cm record, Diameter: 10 cm label

Descriptive line

12" long-playing record 'House Tornado' recorded by the group Throwing Muses. Label design by 23 Envelope, using artwork by Shinro Ohtake. Published by 4AD, Great Britain, 1988.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour printing

Subjects depicted

Collage

Categories

Labels & packaging; Music

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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