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Semen Kit

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (designed and printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1992 (designed and printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Buckley, Declan, born 1955 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset Lithograph on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased through the Julie and Robert Breckman Print Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 69, box E

Physical description

AIDS awareness poster composed of a black and white photographic image of two male sailors. One is semi-naked, the other holds a condom. Lettering is in red and white

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (designed and printed)


ca. 1992 (designed and printed)


Buckley, Declan, born 1955 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset Lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Semen kit
whenever you dock, use condoms and lube
Gay Men Fighting AIDS 071 738 6872 GMFA


Height: 59.3 cm, Width: 42 cm

Descriptive line

'Semen kit', poster for Gay Men Fighting AIDS (GMFA), showing two sailors. Great Britain, ca. 1992. Designed by Declan Buckley.

Subjects depicted

Sailors; Safe sex; Homosexual; AIDS; Gay


Prints; Propaganda; Health; Posters; Gender and Sexuality; LGBTQ


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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