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Poster - The Lap of Luxury
  • The Lap of Luxury
    Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970
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The Lap of Luxury

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    London (issued)

  • Date:

    1925 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithography

  • Museum number:

    E.511-1925

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'The Lap of Luxury: First Lap 5 am Last Lap 1 am'. Colour lithograph poster. Signed.

Place of Origin

London (issued)

Date

1925 (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: 101 cm, Width: 63.1 cm

Descriptive line

'The Lap of Luxury: First Lap 5 am Last Lap 1 am'. Colour lithograph poster. Designed by Frederick Charles Herrick. Issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd., 1925.

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

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Transport

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Transport; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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