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Richmond

  • Object:

    Poster Design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1921 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Paine, Charles, born 1895 - died 1967 (artist)
    Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Body colour painting

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    E.1010-1926

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2C, shelf DR106, box SS39

Physical description

Body colour design for a poster promoting the use of public transport to Richmond. A stylised illustration depicting three deer and a stag, viewed in profile, leaping towards the left of the image.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca.1921 (made)

Artist/maker

Paine, Charles, born 1895 - died 1967 (artist)
Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Body colour painting

Marks and inscriptions

'C. Paine'
Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 79.4 cm, Width: 54.2 cm

Object history note

The resultant poster was issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. in ca.1921.

Descriptive line

'Richmond'. Body colour design for a poster promoting the use of public transport to Richmond. A stylised illustration depicting three deer and a stag. By Charles Paine, Great Britain, ca.1921.

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 1926, London: Board of Education, 1927.

Production Note

The resultant poster was issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd. in ca.1921.

Materials

Body colour

Techniques

Painting (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Deer; Stag

Categories

Transport; Advertising; Designs; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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