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Aubrey Beardsley 1966 poster

Poster
1966 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Poster advertising an exhibition of works by Aubrey Beardsley held at the Victoria & Albert Museum, 19 May – 19 September 196 depicting a woman looking over her left shoulder, wearing a black gown. The text reads 'Aubrey Beardsley' in purple.


Object details

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Object type
TitleAubrey Beardsley 1966 poster (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Offset lithograph
Brief description
Poster advertising an exhibition of works by Aubrey Beardsley held at the Victoria & Albert Museum, 19 May – 19 September 1966; Design by H. M. Stationery Office; London; 1966.
Physical description
Poster advertising an exhibition of works by Aubrey Beardsley held at the Victoria & Albert Museum, 19 May – 19 September 196 depicting a woman looking over her left shoulder, wearing a black gown. The text reads 'Aubrey Beardsley' in purple.
Dimensions
  • Height: 369mm
  • Width: 243mm
Marks and inscriptions
  • Aubrey Beardsley / An exhibition original drawings, manuscripts, books, paintings, posters etc. / at The Victoria and Albert Museum / From 19th May to 19th September 1966. (Text of poster.)
  • Printed for H.M.S.O. by Multi Machine Plates Ltd. Dd. 158364-9508 Designed by H.M.S.O. (Small test at bottom right hand corner of poster.)
Object history
Issued by Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

Note: The design reproduced on this poster is part of the design for the book-plate of John Lumsden Propert from Vol I. of 'The Yellow Book'. The original Indian ink drawing was lent to the exhibition (no. 397) by Mr R A Harari.
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Place depicted
Associated object
Bibliographic references
  • Philippe Thiébaut, ed. Art Nouveau Revival Paris: Musee d'Orsay, 2009. ISBN: 978-2-35433-040-8.
  • 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
Other number
3/F7 - V&A microfiche
Collection
Accession number
E.2430-1966

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Record createdFebruary 11, 2009
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