The Beggar's Opera by Mr Gay

Poster
1920 (designed), 1920 (issued)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

'The Beggar’s Opera by Mr Gay'. Colour lithograph poster advertising a production at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith. Signed and dated 1920.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour lithography
Brief Description
'The Beggar’s Opera by Mr Gay'. Colour lithograph poster advertising a production at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith. Designed by Claud Lovat Fraser. England. 1920.
Physical Description
'The Beggar’s Opera by Mr Gay'. Colour lithograph poster advertising a production at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith. Signed and dated 1920.
Dimensions
  • Height: 75cm
  • Width: 49.6cm
Marks and Inscriptions
(Signed and dated 1920.)
Subject depicted
Place Depicted
Association
Associated Object
E.3935-1920 (Version)
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
  • Millard, C. The printed work of Claud Lovat Fraser. London. 1923. p. 275.
Other Number
13/C8 - V&A microfiche
Collection
Accession Number
E.3934-1920

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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