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No Wet - No Cold

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    London (issued)

  • Date:

    1929 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Manner (artist)
    Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.1240-1931

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB3H, shelf DR3

Physical description

'No Wet - No Cold'. Colour lithograph poster advertising the London Underground Railways. A stylised graphic design of umbrellas, with the London Underground symbol partly visible in the upper-left corner.

Place of Origin

London (issued)

Date

1929 (issued)

Artist/maker

Manner (artist)
Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'NO WET - NO COLD'
Text of design.

Dimensions

Height: 100.6 cm, Width: 62.7 cm

Descriptive line

'No Wet - No Cold'. Colour lithograph poster with a stylised graphic design of umbrellas, advertising the London Underground Railways. Designed by Manner and issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd., 1929.

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

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Weather; Umbrellas; Travel

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Transport; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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