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Who Puts Up Wages? …

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    ca.1922 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meynell, Francis Sir, born 1891 - died 1975 (artist)
    Fraser, Claud Lovat, born 1890 - died 1921 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph in black and red

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Ogilvy Benson & Mather Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.81-1973

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514, case PR, shelf 52, box L

Physical description

'Who Puts Up Wages? … At the back of it all is the Daily Herald …' Lithograph poster advertising the Labour Party newspaper (probably in connection with the General Election in November 1922). The design is printed in red and black against a white ground and includes an adaptation of a cockerel design by Claud Lovat Fraser.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

ca.1922 (issued)

Artist/maker

Meynell, Francis Sir, born 1891 - died 1975 (artist)
Fraser, Claud Lovat, born 1890 - died 1921 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph in black and red

Dimensions

Height: 302.2 cm, Width: 200 cm

Descriptive line

'Who Puts Up Wages? …' Lithograph poster advertising the Labour Party newspaper (probably in connection with the General Election in November 1922). The design is printed in red and black against a white ground and includes an adaptation of a cockerel design by Claud Lovat Fraser. Designed by Sir Francis Meynell, Great Britain, ca.1922.

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

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Cockerel; Election

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Periodicals; Politics; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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