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Toys Of All Ages. These Are the Museums.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (issued)

  • Date:

    1935 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kauffer, Edward McKnight, born 1890 - died 1954 (designer)
    London Passenger Transport Board (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph and letterpress

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Paul G. Konody

  • Museum number:

    E.579A-1981

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 69, box 47

Physical description

Poster printed in blue and red ink, with a guide to various museums referred to in three posters advertising toys to be found in public collections in London (see E.578-578b-1981).

Place of Origin

London (issued)

Date

1935 (issued)

Artist/maker

Kauffer, Edward McKnight, born 1890 - died 1954 (designer)
London Passenger Transport Board (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph and letterpress

Marks and inscriptions

'35 5556'
Numbered

Inscribed with a Konody Library number

Dimensions

Height: 25.1 cm, Width: 31.5 cm

Descriptive line

'Toys Of All Ages. These Are The Toys'. Colour offset lithograph and letterpress poster with a guide to various museums referred to in three posters issued by the London Passenger Transport Board. Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer, Great Britain, 1935.

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; Letterpress printing

Subjects depicted

Toys (recreational artifacts)

Categories

Advertising; Prints; Transport

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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