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Poster - What Do You Call A Man Who Ignores Medical Advice?  Mr Clarke.
  • What Do You Call A Man Who Ignores Medical Advice? Mr Clarke.
    Unknown McBain Noel-Johnson
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What Do You Call A Man Who Ignores Medical Advice? Mr Clarke.

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1990 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown
    McBain Noel-Johnson (printer)
    British Medical Association (issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screenprint printed in black and yellow

  • Museum number:

    E.209-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 60, box A

Physical description

A poster printed in black and yellow with the tag line written in capitals reading 'What Do You Call A Man Who Ignores Medical Advice? Mr Clarke.' Issued by the British Medical Association in protest against a National Health Service White Paper.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1990 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown
McBain Noel-Johnson (printer)
British Medical Association (issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Screenprint printed in black and yellow

Dimensions

Height: 38.1 cm, Width: 76.2 cm

Object history note

The White Paper issued while Kenneth Clarke was Minister of Health and Social Security, proposed changes giving hospitals and G.P.'s greater autonomy and control of their own budgets but the British Medical Association felt aspects of the new policy would damage patient care.

Descriptive line

Poster issued by the British Medical Association, 'What Do You Call A Man Who Ignores Medical Advice? Mr Clarke', screenprint printed in black and yellow, London, 1990

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Screenprint

Subjects depicted

Protest

Categories

Posters; Propaganda; Health; Politics; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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