Do not be afraid of getting AIDS in a bar

Poster
1987 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Poster depicting a bar scene with a number of illustrated figures, mainly men and women in quite formal dress. A knight in full armour stands at the right hand end of the bar at a slight distance from the others. The text translates as 'Open the Visor. You do not need to be afraid of getting AIDS at a bar. So Just Come Free.'


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour offset poster
Brief Description
AIDS awareness poster produced by Sundhedssyrelsen AIDS Sekretariatet. Denmark, 1987.
Physical Description
Poster depicting a bar scene with a number of illustrated figures, mainly men and women in quite formal dress. A knight in full armour stands at the right hand end of the bar at a slight distance from the others. The text translates as 'Open the Visor. You do not need to be afraid of getting AIDS at a bar. So Just Come Free.'
Marks and Inscriptions
Slå visiret op. Du behøver ikke vaere bange for at få AIDS ved en bardisk. Så kom bare frit frem. AIDS-sekretariatet, Sundhedsstyrelsen. AIDS Linjen: 09 91 11 19. Produktion: Freddy Pedersen/Laursen. Tønder. Jersild. Bears logo: AIDS (with a condom on the letter 'i') AIDS-sekretariatet, Sundhedsstyrelsen.
Credit line
Given by Sundhedssyrelsen AIDS-Sekretariatet
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
E.950-1996

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