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Napoli

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1985 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    McConnell, John, born 1939 (designer)
    Pentagram Design Ltd. (design agency)
    Napoli '99 Foundation (commissioned by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.1357-1986

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 72, box 44

Physical description

Lithograph poster printed in black and brown on a white ground, 'NAPOLI' lettered across the centre of the sheet.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)

Date

1985 (issued)

Artist/maker

McConnell, John, born 1939 (designer)
Pentagram Design Ltd. (design agency)
Napoli '99 Foundation (commissioned by)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'NAPOLI'
Text of design

Dimensions

Height: 69.9 cm, Width: 99.8 cm

Object history note

This poster was commissioned by the Napoli '99 Foundation as a contribution to the image of the city.

Descriptive line

'Napoli'. Lithograph poster printed in black and brown on a white ground. Commissioned by the Napoli '99 Foundation and designed by John McConnell of Pentagram Design Ltd., Great Britain, 1985.

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

Production Note

Commissioned by the Napoli '99 Foundation as a contribution to the image of the city.

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Text

Categories

Prints; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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