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The Navy sees the world. Up anchor for South America and Australia

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1917 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Falls, Charles Buckles, born 1874 - died 1960 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    colour process engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H. L. Sparks

  • Museum number:

    E.122-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 76, box (35)

Physical description

World War I US navy recruiting poster.

Place of Origin

United States (made)

Date

ca. 1917 (issued)

Artist/maker

Falls, Charles Buckles, born 1874 - died 1960 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

colour process engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Falls
signed

Dimensions

Height: 41.5 in, Width: 28 in

Descriptive line

Poster, 'The Navy sees the world', colour process engraving, Charles B. Falls, USA, ca. 1917

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Navy; Kangaroo

Categories

Posters; Prints; Propaganda; Military

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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