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One Thousand Years of Trouble

  • Object:

    Design Sketch

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1987 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Designers Republic (design agency)
    Anderson, Ian, born 1961 (designer)
    Phillips, Nick, born 1962 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, felt-tipped marker, tracing sheet, acetate and PMT (photomechanical transfer)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by The Designers Republic

  • Museum number:

    E.855-1990

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB4G, shelf SH16

Physical description

Camera-ready design artwork for the cover sleeve of 'One Thousand Years of Trouble', recorded by the group Age of Chance for Virgin Records Ltd.. Consisting of board support, bromide prints, film over-lay, annotated tracing sheet over-lay and protective acetate sheet with a Designers Republic label.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1987 (made)

Artist/maker

Designers Republic (design agency)
Anderson, Ian, born 1961 (designer)
Phillips, Nick, born 1962 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, felt-tipped marker, tracing sheet, acetate and PMT (photomechanical transfer)

Marks and inscriptions

There are annotations on the tracing sheet over-lay.

There is a Designers Republic label on the protective sheet.

Dimensions

Height: 50.6 cm, Width: 75 cm, Height: 75 cm taken from registry file, Width: 51 cm taken from registry file

Object history note

For related artwork see: E.839, 841, 843 to 845 and 856-1990.
For a printed cover sleeve, inner-sleeve and record see E.789 to 791-1990.

Descriptive line

Design sketches for the cover sleeve of 'One Thousand Years of Trouble', recorded by the group Age of Chance for Virgin Records Ltd.. Consisting of board support, bromide prints, film over-lay, annotated tracing sheet over-lay and protective acetate sheet. By Ian Anderson and Nick Phillips (of the Designers Republic), England, 1987.

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

Edge, Kevin. The Art of Selling Songs : Graphics for the Music Business, 1690-1990. London : Futures Publications, 1991.

Materials

Felt tipped pen; Tracing paper; Pencil

Techniques

Sketching; Photomechanical processes

Categories

Designs; Labels & packaging

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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