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Poster - The End of the Hunger Strike
  • The End of the Hunger Strike
    Reed, Anita, born 1891
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The End of the Hunger Strike

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1910 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Reed, Anita, born 1891 (artist)
    Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Ogilvy Benson & Mather Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.1932-1973

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514, case PR, shelf 96, box R

Physical description

Colour lithograph advertising oats using an image of an incarcerated suffragette with the tagline 'She Couldn't Resist That!' next to a bowl of porridge oats. Steam rising from the porridge spells out the words '(V)oats for Women'. Signed by the artist, and lettered with printer's name.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1910 (made)

Artist/maker

Reed, Anita, born 1891 (artist)
Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 304.5 cm, Width: 205 cm

Descriptive line

Poster by Anita Reed entitled 'The End of the Hunger Strike', advertising Plasmon Oats. Great Britain, ca. 1910.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Police; Food; Prison; Suffragettes; Activism; Strikes; Cells

Categories

Posters; Eating; Advertising; Propaganda

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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