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Poster

1896 (issued)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

'Poppy and Her Trainer. The Sporting Girl at Newmarket'. Colour lithograph poster advertising a production of Newmarket, a racing comedy with music by F. Taylor and E. B. Jones performed by Alexander Loftus’s Musical Comedy Company at the Opéra Comique, London, 22 August – 17 October 1896. Signed.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour lithography
Brief Description
'Poppy and Her Trainer. The Sporting Girl at Newmarket'. Colour lithograph poster advertising a production of 'Newmarket', performed by Alexander Loftus’s Musical Comedy Company at the Opéra Comique, London, 22 August – 17 October. Designed by John Hassall. Great Britain. 1896.
Physical Description
'Poppy and Her Trainer. The Sporting Girl at Newmarket'. Colour lithograph poster advertising a production of Newmarket, a racing comedy with music by F. Taylor and E. B. Jones performed by Alexander Loftus’s Musical Comedy Company at the Opéra Comique, London, 22 August – 17 October 1896. Signed.
Dimensions
  • Height: 75.5cm
  • Width: 50.4cm
Dimensions taken from: 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
Marks and Inscriptions
Signed.
Subject depicted
Bibliographic Reference
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
Other Number
17/E3 - V&A microfiche
Collection
Accession Number
E.3161-1914

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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