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Cadbury's Cocoa. The Oldest and Still the Best.

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1899 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Aldin, Cecil Charles Windsor R.B.A., born 1870 - died 1935 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Norman B. Stone

  • Museum number:

    E.3289-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514, case PR, shelf 27, box L

Physical description

Colour lithograph poster for 'Cadbury's Cocoa. The Oldest and Still the Best'.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1899 (published)

Artist/maker

Aldin, Cecil Charles Windsor R.B.A., born 1870 - died 1935 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Signed 'Cecil Aldin 99'.

Dimensions

Height: 200.2 cm, Width: 153 cm

Descriptive line

Poster for 'Cadbury's Cocoa. The Oldest and Still the Best', colour lithograph, Cecil Aldin, Great Britain, 1899

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 1932 London: HMSO, 1932.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings Accessions 1932 London: HMSO, 1932.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour lithograph

Subjects depicted

Consumerism

Categories

Advertising; Posters; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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