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Hercules. Overcome The Difficulty Of The Journey. Travel By Underground.

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    England (issued)

  • Date:

    ca.1920-1921 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)
    Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithography

  • Museum number:

    E.530-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 67

Physical description

'Hercules. Overcome The Difficulty Of The Journey. Travel By Underground'. Lithograph poster. Signed.

Place of Origin

England (issued)

Date

ca.1920-1921 (issued)

Artist/maker

Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)
Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 101.1 cm, Width: 63.1 cm

Descriptive line

'Hercules. Overcome The Difficulty Of The Journey. Travel By Underground'. Lithograph poster. Designed by Frederick Charles Herrick. Issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd., England. 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

Printing ink

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Transport

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Transport; Myths & Legends; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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