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Kew Gardens

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1936 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bawden, Edward, born 1903 - died 1989 (designer)
    London Passenger Transport Board (issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the London Passenger Transport Board

  • Museum number:

    E.1070-1936

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 62, box 26

Physical description

'Kew Gardens'; Poster issued by the London Passenger Transport Board; Colour lithograph; Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1936 (issued)

Artist/maker

Bawden, Edward, born 1903 - died 1989 (designer)
London Passenger Transport Board (issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 103.1 cm, Width: 63.8 cm

Descriptive line

'Kew Gardens'; Poster; Colour lithograph; Signed; Designed by Edward Bawden; Issued by the London Passenger Transport Board; Great Britain; 1936.

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 and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1936, London: Board of Education, 1937.

Materials

Lithographic ink

Techniques

Colour lithography

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Entertainment & Leisure; Transport; Gardens & Gardening; Posters; Tourism & Travel

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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