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Poster - The Electric Circus. The ultimate legal entertainment experience
  • The Electric Circus. The ultimate legal entertainment experience
    Ungerer, Tomi, born 1931
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The Electric Circus. The ultimate legal entertainment experience

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    United States (printed)

  • Date:

    1969 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ungerer, Tomi, born 1931 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Jack Rennert

  • Museum number:

    E.426-1973

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 79, box A

This is a poster advertising ‘The Electric Circus’. This was a rock palace in New York’s Greenwich Village that featured a continuous light show. Tomi Ungerer (born 1931) created a series of six witty images on the theme of ‘the ultimate legal experience’. Young people flocked to the venue.

Physical description

Poster

Place of Origin

United States (printed)

Date

1969 (printed)

Artist/maker

Ungerer, Tomi, born 1931 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph on paper

Dimensions

Height: 712 mm, Width: 559 mm

Descriptive line

Poster by Tomi Ungerer for 'The Electric Circus: The ultimate legal entertainment experience'. USA, 1969.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Music; Advertisement

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure; Caricatures & Cartoons; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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