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'Buy Home-Grown Apples', etc.

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1929 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)
    Empire Marketing Board (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithography

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Empire Marketing Board

  • Museum number:

    E.446:5-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MM, shelf 2

Physical description

One sheet of a colour lithograph poster (on five sheets). Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1929 (issued)

Artist/maker

Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)
Empire Marketing Board (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 584.2 cm overall size, Width: 116.2 cm overall size

Descriptive line

'Buy Home-Grown Apples', etc.. One sheet of a colour lithograph poster (on five sheets). Designed by Frederick Charles Herrick. Issued by the Empire Marketing Board. Great Britain. 1929.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Summary Catalogue of British Posters to 1988 in the Victoria & Albert Museum in the Department of Design, Prints & Drawing. Emmett Publishing, 1990. 129 p. ISBN: 1 869934 12 1
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Colour lithography

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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