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Poster - Mercury. Speed Your Purpose With Winged Feet By Underground.
  • Mercury. Speed Your Purpose With Winged Feet By Underground.
    Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970
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Mercury. Speed Your Purpose With Winged Feet 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.529-1921

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'Mercury. Speed Your Purpose With Winged Feet 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 cm, Width: 62.8 cm

Descriptive line

'Mercury. Speed Your Purpose With Winged Feet 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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