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Poster - Tanks in action
  • Tanks in action
    British National Savings Committee
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Tanks in action

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1939-1945 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    British National Savings Committee (Issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph, pre letterpress

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Ministry of Information

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 60, box D

Physical description

Poster featuring 'Tanks in action' issued by the British Savings Committee during the Second World War. Colour lithograph in a state before letterpress.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1939-1945 (made)


British National Savings Committee (Issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph, pre letterpress


Height: 29.25 in Size of sheet, Width: 19.75 in Size of sheet

Descriptive line

Proof of a poster before letterpress depicting tanks, issued by the British Savings Committees during the Second World War, 1939-1945. Britain; colour lithograph.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.




Colour lithograph

Subjects depicted

Tanks; War


Prints; Propaganda; Posters


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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