Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

The Motor Show Olympia October 11th-20th

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1928 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fraser, Eric George, born 1902 - died 1983 (artist)
    Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph on paper with champfered corners

  • Museum number:

    E.543-1987

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 140

Physical description

Colour lithograph poster, with chamfered corners, advertising the Motor Show at Olympia, 11-20 October 1928. Lettered with the artist's name and date Eric Fraser 16/7/28.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1928 (issued)

Artist/maker

Fraser, Eric George, born 1902 - died 1983 (artist)
Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph on paper with champfered corners

Dimensions

Height: 29.1 cm, Width: 46.7 cm

Object history note

This poster was probably produced for display on Underground railway trains.

Descriptive line

Colour lithograph poster, with chamfered corners, advertising the Motor Show at Olympia, 11-20 October 1928. Designed by Eric George Fraser. Issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd., 1928.

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

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour lithography; Bevelling

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.