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Not A Card to Gamble With

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed and published)

  • Date:

    1979 (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mount, (Edward) Reginald, born 1906 - died 1979 (designer)
    Evans, Eileen Margaret, born 1921 (designer)
    Central Office of Information (prepared by)
    H. M. Stationery Office (Publisher)
    Colibri Press Ltd. (printer)
    H.M. Government (Issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Eileen Evans

  • Museum number:

    E.561-1998

  • Gallery location:

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

This is a proof for a poster issued by the Government to warn civil servants about the importance of keeping confidential information safe by protecting official passes from those unauthorised to use them.

Physical description

Poster

Place of Origin

England (printed and published)

Date

1979 (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Mount, (Edward) Reginald, born 1906 - died 1979 (designer)
Evans, Eileen Margaret, born 1921 (designer)
Central Office of Information (prepared by)
H. M. Stationery Office (Publisher)
Colibri Press Ltd. (printer)
H.M. Government (Issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Issued by H.M. Government. Prepared for the Civil Service Department by the Central Office of Information 1979. Printed in England for Her Majesty's Stationery Office by Colibri Press Ltd.

Dimensions

Height: 44 cm, Width: 30.5 cm

Descriptive line

(Edward) Reginald Mount(1906-1979) and Eileen Margaret Evans (b.1921)
Official Pass. Not a Card to Gamble With. Keep Our Secrets Secret. 1979
Central Office of Information Poster Proof for The Civil Service Department

Production Note

Attribution note: Proof

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Secrecy

Categories

Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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