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Poster - Be First Not Last. Travel Early Shop Early Post Early
  • Be First Not Last. Travel Early Shop Early Post Early
    Eckersley, Tom OBE, born 1914 - died 1997
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Be First Not Last. Travel Early Shop Early Post Early

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1951 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Eckersley, Tom OBE, born 1914 - died 1997 (artist)
    General Post Office (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithograph print

  • Museum number:

    E.1465-1984

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 65, box 52

Physical description

'Be First Not Last. Travel Early Shop Early Post Early'. Colour offset lithograph poster. Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1951 (issued)

Artist/maker

Eckersley, Tom OBE, born 1914 - died 1997 (artist)
General Post Office (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph print

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 101.3 cm, Width: 63 cm

Descriptive line

'Be First Not Last. Travel Early Shop Early Post Early'. Colour offset lithograph poster. Designed by Tom Eckersley. Issued by the General Post Office. Great Britain. 1951.

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

Colour offset lithography

Categories

Prints; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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