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Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    ca.1923 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithography

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Martin Hardie, R.I., R.E.

  • Museum number:

    E.4098-1923

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Lithograph poster of an alphabet designed for sign-writing, passed for use at the British Empire Exhibition 1924. Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

ca.1923 (issued)

Artist/maker

Herrick, Frederick Charles, born 1887 - died 1970 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 101 cm, Width: 62.5 cm

Descriptive line

Lithograph poster of an alphabet designed for sign-writing, passed for use at the British Empire Exhibition 1924. Designed by Frederick Charles Herrick. Great Britain. ca.1923.

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

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Typography; Alphabets

Categories

Prints; Designs; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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