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Diana. Hunt Your Health, Your Business And Pleasure By Underground.

  • Object:

    Poster Design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1920-1921 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing with Indian ink and Chinese white

  • Credit Line:

    Given by The Underground Electric Railways Company of London (UERL)

  • Museum number:

    E.640-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case JJ, shelf 17, box A

Physical description

Original design, in Indian ink and Chinese white, for the poster 'Diana. Hunt Your Health, Your Business And Pleasure By Underground' (see E.531-1921). Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca.1920-1921 (made)

Artist/maker

Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing with Indian ink and Chinese white

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 56.5 cm, Width: 51.8 cm

Descriptive line

Original design, in Indian ink and Chinese white, for the poster 'Diana. Hunt Your Health, Your Business And Pleasure By Underground'. By Frederick Charles Herrick. Great Britain. ca.1920-21.

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

Materials

Indian ink; Kaolinite (pigment)

Techniques

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Transport

Categories

Designs; Advertising; Transport; Myths & Legends; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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