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  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed and published)

  • Date:

    1973 (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mount, (Edward) Reginald, born 1906 - died 1979 (designer)
    Evans, Eileen Margaret, born 1921 (designer)
    Central Office of Information (commissioned by)
    H. M. Stationery Office (Publisher)
    UDO (Litho) Ltd. (printer)
    The Home Office (Issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Eileen Evans

  • Museum number:

    E.554-1998

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 60, box IV

This poster was one of several issued by the Home Office, and was designed to encourage people to be careful of their homes and possessions and to avoid giving opportunities to thieves.

Physical description

White lettering on a red ground, with eyes in the cirlces of each of the figure 9s.

Place of Origin

England (printed and published)

Date

1973 (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Mount, (Edward) Reginald, born 1906 - died 1979 (designer)
Evans, Eileen Margaret, born 1921 (designer)
Central Office of Information (commissioned by)
H. M. Stationery Office (Publisher)
UDO (Litho) Ltd. (printer)
The Home Office (Issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Issued by the Home Office. Printed in England for Her Majesty's Stationery Office by UDO (Litho) Ltd.

Dimensions

Height: 37 cm, Width: 25 cm

Descriptive line

(Edward) Reginald Mount(1906-1979) and Eileen Margaret Evans (b.1921)
If You See Anything Suspicious Dial 999, 1973
Central Office of Information Poster for the Home Office

Subjects depicted

Theft

Categories

Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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