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Poster - Too much of a good thing. Every variety of pleasure resort
  • Too much of a good thing. Every variety of pleasure resort
    Lloyd, John Henry
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Too much of a good thing. Every variety of pleasure resort

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (printed)

  • Date:

    1911 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lloyd, John Henry (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by the Underground London Electric Railway Co.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2F, shelf DR106

This poster was issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London Ltd. From the beginning, London Underground encouraged travel by stressing the sheer variety of places accessible through its network. Each of the posters shown within this composite poster also existed independently.

Physical description


Place of Origin

United Kingdom (printed)


1911 (printed)


Lloyd, John Henry (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph on paper


Height: 1012 mm, Width: 636 mm

Descriptive line

Chromolithograph by John Henry Lloyd entitled "Too much of a good thing"- London Underground poster. Great Britain, 1911.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1911, London, Printed for His Majesty’s Stationery Office 1912


Printing ink



Subjects depicted

Advertisements; Underground railway stations; Dog (animal)


Prints; Transport; Entertainment & Leisure; Fashion; Posters


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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