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Poster - Mandeville & King Co., Superior Flower Seeds
  • Mandeville & King Co., Superior Flower Seeds
    Sunzer, A.
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Mandeville & King Co., Superior Flower Seeds

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Rochester (New York) (probably, printed and published)

  • Date:

    1907 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sunzer, A. (artist)
    Stecher Co. (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.2900-1980

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DP, shelf 134

The poster shows a variety of common flowers that were grown in gardens of the period. They include cornflowers and gaillardias. In the centre is an informal bouquet of flowers. This emphasises the decorative role of these particular plants, whether as cut flowers in the home or growing in the garden.

Physical description

Poster

Place of Origin

Rochester (New York) (probably, printed and published)

Date

1907 (published)

Artist/maker

Sunzer, A. (artist)
Stecher Co. (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 61.5 cm, Width: 44.6 cm

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Advertising; Gardens & Gardening; Posters

Collection code

PDP

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