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Admission Ticket

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1983 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Haggerty, Mick, born 1948 (designer)
    Gorman, Grey (designer)
    Boshier, Derek, born 1937 (designer)
    Goldsmith, Harvey (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithography

  • Museum number:

    E.1631-1990

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB4G, shelf SH9, box TS51

Physical description

Admission ticket for the David Bowie Let's Dance tour, Milton Keynes Bowl, 1983. Colour offset lithograph. The design is based on the Mick Haggerty, Greg Gorman and Derek Boshier sleeve work for the Let’s Dance LP, 1983. Ticket lettered Harvey Goldsmith proudly presents / David Bowie / Let's Dance / in Concert and guests / Milton Keynes Bowl. Lettered on the verso Beware of "Pirate" Programme Sellers./ The official Programme is obtainable only at Milton / Keynes Bowl from uniformed official programme sellers. Also lettered on the verso with admission conditions, travel information and an HMV shop advertisement for the Let's Dance album and cassette.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1983 (issued)

Artist/maker

Haggerty, Mick, born 1948 (designer)
Gorman, Grey (designer)
Boshier, Derek, born 1937 (designer)
Goldsmith, Harvey (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Harvey Goldsmith proudly presents / David Bowie / Let's Dance / in Concert and guests / Milton Keynes Bowl
Lettered on recto.

Beware of "Pirate" Programme Sellers./ The official Programme is obtainable only at Milton / Keynes Bowl from uniformed official programme sellers
Lettered on verso.

Also lettered on the verso with admission conditions, travel information and an HMV shop advertisement for the Let's Dance album and cassette.

Dimensions

Height: 11.2 cm, Width: 6.5 cm

Descriptive line

Admission ticket for the David Bowie 'Let's Dance' tour, Milton Keynes Bowl, 1983. Colour offset lithograph. Published by Harvey Goldsmith. Great Britain. 1983.

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. p.78 (illus.)

Production Note

Series Date: 1983

Techniques

Colour offset lithography

Subjects depicted

Singer

Categories

Printed pages & sheets; Entertainment & Leisure; Advertising; Ephemera

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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