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Poster - Ivan Mestrovic the Southern Slav Sculptor
  • Ivan Mestrovic the Southern Slav Sculptor
    Meštrovic, Ivan, born 1883 - died 1962
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Ivan Mestrovic the Southern Slav Sculptor

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1915 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meštrovic, Ivan, born 1883 - died 1962 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.2059-1917

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 70, box 62

Physical description

'Ivan Mestrovic the Southern Slav Sculptor'. Lithograph poster advertising an exhibition held at the Victoria & Albert Museum in the summer of 1915. The design is in the style of Mestrovic and shows a profile portrait sculpture of a large muscular man with braided hair. The title text of the poster is written below the image in Greek-style lettering, with the year in Roman numerals.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1915 (issued)

Artist/maker

Meštrovic, Ivan, born 1883 - died 1962 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 101.2 cm, Width: 63.2 cm

Descriptive line

'Ivan Mestrovic the Southern Slav Sculptor'. Lithograph poster advertising an exhibition held at the Victoria & Albert Museum. The design is after Ivan Mestrovic. Great Britain, 1915.

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

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Sculpture; Exhibition; Roman numerals

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Tiles; History of the V&A; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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