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RSC poster for 1976 with date changes

Poster
1976 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Photographic, pictorial and typographic. A bearded face for Zykovs, and a painting in the style of Stanley Spencer of four men and one woman drinking and sitting round a small table for The Iceman Cometh.


Object details

Categories
Object type
TitleRSC poster for 1976 with date changes (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Offset lithograph
Brief description
Poster, with manuscript changes to dates, advertising The Royal Shakespeare Company's summer 1976 repertoire of Zykovs [and] The Iceman Cometh
Physical description
Photographic, pictorial and typographic. A bearded face for Zykovs, and a painting in the style of Stanley Spencer of four men and one woman drinking and sitting round a small table for The Iceman Cometh.
Dimensions
  • Poster height: 50.4cm
  • Poster width: 31.8cm
Marks and inscriptions
Transliteration
Object history
This poster includes a manuscript addition which notes that the Press Night of The Iceman Cometh was postponed to June 18th. Associated Production: Zykovs (British premiere, palywright: Maxim Gorky) 10.5.1976. The Iceman Cometh (revival, playwright: Eugene O'Neill) 20.5.1976. Actor: Gary Bond. Royal Shakespeare Company. Aldwych Theatre, London. These were Royal Shakespeare Company productions at the Alwdych Theatre. A note on the poster mentions that The Iceman Cometh had not been staged professionally for twenty years.
Collection
Accession number
S.338-1994

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Record createdJuly 23, 2010
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