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The Riches Of London By London's Underground [Hearing]

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    England (issued)

  • Date:

    ca.1927 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)
    Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithography

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    E.1646-1927

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 67

Physical description

'The Riches Of London By London’s Underground' [Hearing]. Colour lithograph poster, one of a series illustrating the Senses. Signed.

Place of Origin

England (issued)

Date

ca.1927 (issued)

Artist/maker

Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)
Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 100.5 cm, Width: 63.2 cm

Descriptive line

'The Riches Of London By London’s Underground' [Hearing]. Colour lithograph poster, one of a series illustrating the Senses. Designed by Frederick Charles Herrick. Issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd., ca.1927.

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 1927, London: Board of Education, 1929
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1928

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Hearing; Transport

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Transport; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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