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Westmorland

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1960 (issued)
    1958 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Harrison, Claud (designer)
    Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithography and letterpress print

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.1505-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2C, shelf DR107, box SS38

Physical description

'Westmorland'. Colour offset lithograph poster with letterpress print.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1960 (issued)
1958 (designed)

Artist/maker

Harrison, Claud (designer)
Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithography and letterpress print

Marks and inscriptions

'1958'
Dated by the artist.

Dimensions

Height: 73.7 cm size of sheet, Width: 50.8 cm size of sheet

Object history note

This poster is forms one of a series of Shell County Guides, issued by Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd., 1960.

Descriptive line

'Westmorland'. Colour offset lithograph poster with letterpress print, one of a series of Shell County Guides. Designed by Claud Harrison and issued by Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd., Great Britain, 1960.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . 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

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Colour offset lithography; Letterpress

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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