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Poster design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    20th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    White, Ethelbert, born 1891 - died 1972 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tempera

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.2407-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2C, shelf DR103, box SS42

Physical description

Original tempera design for 'Summer', a poster advertising the Underground Electric Railways.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (drawn)

Date

20th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

White, Ethelbert, born 1891 - died 1972 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Tempera

Marks and inscriptions

'Ethelbert White'
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 36.625 in, Width: 23 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by Ethelbert White, original design for 'Summer', a poster advertising the Underground Electric Railways, tempera, Great Britain, 20th century

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper; Tempera

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Transport; Advertising; Tourism & Travel

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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