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Keep Our Secrets Secret

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed and published)

  • Date:

    1966 (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mount, (Edward) Reginald, born 1906 - died 1979 (designer)
    Evans, Eileen Margaret, born 1921 (designer)
    H. M. Stationery Office (Publisher)
    M.M.P. Ltd (printer)
    H.M. Government (Issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Eileen Evans

  • Museum number:

    E.560-1998

  • Gallery location:

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

This poster was one of several issued by the Government and was aimed at civil servants, advising them to be careful with official or confidential documents.

Physical description

A man is shown approaching a desk at which another man is sitting with papers marked 'Confidential' and 'Top Secret' spread out around him.

Place of Origin

England (printed and published)

Date

1966 (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Mount, (Edward) Reginald, born 1906 - died 1979 (designer)
Evans, Eileen Margaret, born 1921 (designer)
H. M. Stationery Office (Publisher)
M.M.P. Ltd (printer)
H.M. Government (Issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Issued by H.M. Government. Printed for H.M.S.O. by M.M.P. Ltd.

MOUNT/EVANS

Dimensions

Height: 38.5 cm, Width: 25.5 cm

Descriptive line

(Edward) Reginald Mount(1906-1979) and Eileen Margaret Evans (b.1921)
Does He Need to Know? Keep Our Secrets Secret. 1966
Central Office of Information Poster for H.M.Government

Subjects depicted

Secrecy

Categories

Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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