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Hiding behind "Bobs"

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (printed)
    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    first quarter 20th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gould, Francis Carruthers (Sir), born 1844 - died 1925 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithography

  • Museum number:

    E.3301-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 66, box D

Physical description

'Hiding behind “Bobs”. The Khaki Issue … Don’t be deceived by the Tory attempt to use Lord Roberts for Party purposes'. Colour lithograph political poster. Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (printed)
Great Britain (issued)

Date

first quarter 20th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Gould, Francis Carruthers (Sir), born 1844 - died 1925 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 74.5 cm, Width: 51.7 cm

Descriptive line

'Hiding behind “Bobs”. The Khaki Issue … Don’t be deceived by the Tory attempt to use Lord Roberts for Party purposes'. Colour lithograph political poster, making reference to Field Marshal Lord Roberts. Design by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould. Great Britain. First quarter 20th century.

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 & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Politics; Conservatism; Election

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Politics; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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