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The Colne River at Uxbridge by Tram

Poster
1924 (designed), 1924 (issued)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour lithograph poster promoting use of trams. Signed and dated.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour lithograph
Brief Description
'The Colne River at Uxbridge by Tram'. Colour lithograph poster designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer. Issued by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd., 1924.
Physical Description
Colour lithograph poster promoting use of trams. Signed and dated.
Dimensions
  • From departmental notes height: 76.2cm
  • From departmental notes width: 50.8cm
  • See notes field height: 74.4cm
  • See notes field width: 50.3cm
Second pair of measurements taken from: 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
Marks and Inscriptions
'E McKnight Kauffer - 24' (Signed and dated.)
Credit line
Presented by the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd.
Subjects depicted
Places Depicted
Associated Object
E.671-1924 (Design)
Bibliographic References
  • 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 & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1924, published under the Authority of the Board of Education, London, 1926.
Other Number
21/E4 - V&A microfiche
Collection
Accession Number
E.672-1924

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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