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Poster - Virginibus Puerisque in Arte
  • Virginibus Puerisque in Arte
    Baumer, Lewis Christopher Edward, born 1870 - died 1963
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Virginibus Puerisque in Arte

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    London (issued)

  • Date:

    c.1900 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baumer, Lewis Christopher Edward, born 1870 - died 1963 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Line-block print

  • Museum number:

    E.2412-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 62, box B

Physical description

Poster advertising a production of the burlesque play Virginibus Puerisque in Arte by ‘A Mutilated Hermes’, presented by students of the Royal Academy of Art at St. George’s Hall, London; Line-block print; Signed.

Place of Origin

London (issued)

Date

c.1900 (issued)

Artist/maker

Baumer, Lewis Christopher Edward, born 1870 - died 1963 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Line-block print

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 39.9 cm, Width: 31.4 cm

Descriptive line

Poster advertising a production of the burlesque play 'Virginibus Puerisque in Arte' by ‘A Mutilated Hermes’, presented by students of the Royal Academy of Art at St. George’s Hall, London; Line-block print; Signed; Design by Lewis Baumer; Great Britain; c.1900.

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
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1938. London: The Board of Education, 1939.

Techniques

Line block printing

Subjects depicted

Theatre

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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