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Please pass down the car

Poster
1944 (issued)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

'Please pass down the car: - Someday You Might Want To Get In, Yourself!'; One of a set of six posters issued by the London Transport Executive advising passengers on codes of conduct on Underground Trains; Colour offset lithograph; Signed.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour offset lithograph
Brief Description
'Please pass down the car'; One of a set of six posters issued by the London Transport Executive advising passengers on codes of conduct on Underground Trains; Design by 'Fougasse' (Cyril Kenneth Bird); Colour offset lithograph; Signed; Great Britain; 1944.
Physical Description
'Please pass down the car: - Someday You Might Want To Get In, Yourself!'; One of a set of six posters issued by the London Transport Executive advising passengers on codes of conduct on Underground Trains; Colour offset lithograph; Signed.
Dimensions
  • Height: 63.2cm
  • Width: 50.1cm
Dimensions taken from: 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
Marks and Inscriptions
Signed.
Production
One of a set of six posters issued by London Transport Executive advising passengers on codes of conduct on Underground Trains.
Associated Objects
Bibliographic Reference
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
Other Number
4/D5 - V&A microfiche
Collection
Accession Number
E.843-1985

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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