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Iwerne Minster, Dorset

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1957 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Minton, John, born 1917 - died 1957 (artist)
    General Post Office (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H.M. Postmaster-General

  • Museum number:

    E.23321-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 71, box 11

Physical description

Colour offset lithograph poster encouraging the public to use their correct postal address. The design shows an illustration of the village Iwerne Minster in Dorset.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1957 (issued)

Artist/maker

Minton, John, born 1917 - died 1957 (artist)
General Post Office (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 53.02 cm, Width: 80.65 cm

Descriptive line

'Iwerne Minster, Dorset'. Colour offset lithograph poster showing an illustration of the village, encouraging the public to use their correct postal address. Designed by John Minton and issued by the General Post Office, Great Britain, 1957.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964
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 lithograph

Subjects depicted

Village; Trees

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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