Rowntree's Elect Cocoa

Poster
1896 (designed)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A Dundee
On display in the Scottish Design Galleries, V&A Dundee
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Pictorial advertisement for cocoa made by Rowntree's; Depicting three men and a tea cup alongside the text 'Rowntree's Elect Cocoa'; A reduced facsimile of the poster E.1209-1927; Colour lithograph on paper; Signed.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour lithograph on paper
Brief Description
'Rowntree's Elect Cocoa'; Pictorial advertisement for cocoa made by Rowntree's; Depicting three men and a tea cup; Colour lithograph on paper; Signed; Design by Beggarstaff Brothers; Great Britain; Designed 1896.
Physical Description
Pictorial advertisement for cocoa made by Rowntree's; Depicting three men and a tea cup alongside the text 'Rowntree's Elect Cocoa'; A reduced facsimile of the poster E.1209-1927; Colour lithograph on paper; Signed.
Dimensions
  • Height: 101.3cm
  • Width: 77.3cm
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'Rowntree's / Elect / Cocoa' (Text as part of design.)
  • Signed.
Credit line
© Desmond Banks
Subjects depicted
Associated Objects
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
  • Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1962
Other Number
4/A9 - V&A microfiche
Collection
Accession Number
CIRC.600-1962

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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