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30th Anniversary of Victory 1945-75

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1975 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Piech, Paul Peter, born 1920 - died 1996 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Blind relief print with colour line-block and lino-cut printing

  • Museum number:

    E.764-1986

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 72, box 39

Physical description

Blind relief print poster celebrating the anniversary of the end of the Second World War. A white sheet with a blue dove of peace in the centre at the top, '30th ANNIVERSARY OF VICTORY 1945-75' lettered in red along the bottom of the sheet.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1975 (issued)

Artist/maker

Piech, Paul Peter, born 1920 - died 1996 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Blind relief print with colour line-block and lino-cut printing

Marks and inscriptions

'30th ANNIVERSARY OF VICTORY 1945-75'
Lettered in red along the bottom of the sheet

Dimensions

Height: 91.4 cm, Width: 58 cm

Descriptive line

'30th Anniversary of Victory 1945-75'. Blind relief print poster celebrating the anniversary of the end of the Second World War, the design showing a blue dove of peace. Designed by Paul Peter Piech, Great Britain, 1975.

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

Techniques

Relief printing; Linoleum-block printing; Line-block

Subjects depicted

Dove

Categories

Prints; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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