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These men use Shell

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1938 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Armstrong, John, born 1893 - died 1973 (designer)
    Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.27-1951

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 61, box 55

Physical description

'These men [Farmers] use Shell'; Poster; Colour lithograph; Signed.

Place of Origin

Britain (issued)

Date

1938 (issued)

Artist/maker

Armstrong, John, born 1893 - died 1973 (designer)
Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 76.2 cm, Width: 113.5 cm

Descriptive line

'These men [Farmers] use Shell'; Poster; Colour lithograph; Signed; By John Armstrong; Issued by Shell-Max and B.P. Ltd.; Great Britain; 1938.

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
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951 London: HMSO, 1962.

Materials

Lithographic ink

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Farmers

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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