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Autumn is the time for the woods …

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    London (issued)

  • Date:

    1964 (designed)
    1964 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Madon, Nari Coswasji, born 1930 (artist)
    London Transport Board (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the London Transport Board

  • Museum number:

    E.523-1964

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 70, box 33

Physical description

Colour offset lithograph poster advertising London Transport's 'Country Walks' books. The design depicts an autumnal woodland scene, including a robin perched on a tree branch, with text running below the image: Autumn is the time for the woods … .
Signed and dated 'Nari Madon '64'.

Place of Origin

London (issued)

Date

1964 (designed)
1964 (issued)

Artist/maker

Madon, Nari Coswasji, born 1930 (artist)
London Transport Board (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'Nari Madon '64'
Signed and dated

Dimensions

Height: 101.6 cm, Width: 64.8 cm

Descriptive line

'Autumn is the time for the woods …' Colour offset lithograph poster advertising London Transports 'Country Walks' books. Designed by Nari Madon and issued by the London Transport Board in 1964.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1964 published by HMSO 1965
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 lithography

Subjects depicted

Trees; Woods; Autumn; Walking; Robin

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Transport; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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