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Design Sketch - One Thousand Years of Trouble

One Thousand Years of Trouble

  • Object:

    Design Sketch

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1987 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Designers Republic (design agency)
    Anderson, Ian, born 1961 (designer)
    Phillips, Nick, born 1962 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photocopy and felt-tipped marker

  • Credit Line:

    Given by The Designers Republic

  • Museum number:

    E.844-1990

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB4G, shelf SH16

Physical description

‘First thought’ sketch, trial A4 photocopy colourways and completed sleeve artwork (E.841, 843-845-1990) for One Thousand Years of Trouble by Age of Chance. Pencil, ball-point pen, felt marker and wash.
Trial design, A4 photocopy with hand-colouring for the cover sleeve to 'One Thousand Years of Trouble' recorded by the group Age of Chance for Virgin Records Ltd..

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1987 (made)

Artist/maker

Designers Republic (design agency)
Anderson, Ian, born 1961 (designer)
Phillips, Nick, born 1962 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Photocopy and felt-tipped marker

Dimensions

Height: 41.7 cm approx, Width: 59.1 cm approx

Object history note

For a preliminary sketch see E.843-1990.
For related artwork see E.854 to 856-1990.
For a printed cover sleeve, inner-sleeve and record see E.789 to 791-1990.

Descriptive line

Trial design, A4 photocopy with hand-colouring for the cover sleeve to 'One Thousand Years of Trouble' recorded by the group Age of Chance for Virgin Records Ltd.. Created by Ian Anderson and Nick Phillips (of the Designers Republic), England, 1987.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Edge, Kevin. The Art of Selling Songs : Graphics for the Music Business, 1690-1990. London : Futures Publications, 1991.

Materials

Felt tipped pen; Photocopy

Techniques

Sketching; Photocopying

Categories

Designs; Labels & packaging

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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