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Doctor's Prefer Shell

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1934 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sutherland, Graham Vivian, born 1903 - died 1980 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph poster

  • Museum number:

    E.193-1980

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 74, box 17

Physical description

Colour lithograph poster for Shell. Signed by the artist within the design, and lettered a second time with the artist's name. Numbered 420.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1934 (made)

Artist/maker

Sutherland, Graham Vivian, born 1903 - died 1980 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph poster

Dimensions

Height: 75.7 cm, Width: 135 cm

Descriptive line

Colour lithograph by Graham Vivian Sutherland advertising Shell, from the 'Conchophiles' series (You Can Be Sure of Shell). Great Britain, 1934.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour lithograph

Subjects depicted

Oil companies; Advertising; Doctors

Categories

Posters; Advertising

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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