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Everywhere You Go You Can Be Sure of Shell

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1932 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Parker, Brynhild (artist)
    Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.409-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 71, box 67

Physical description

Colour lithograph poster with a colour illustration of the quay at Appledore (Torridge). 'EVERYWHERE YOU GO' lettered above the image and 'YOU CAN BE SURE OF SHELL' lettered below.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1932 (issued)

Artist/maker

Parker, Brynhild (artist)
Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'EVERYWHERE YOU GO'
Lettered above the image.

'YOU CAN BE SURE OF SHELL'
Lettered below the image.

Descriptive line

Colour lithograph poster with a colour illustration of the quay at Appledore. Part of the 'Everywhere You Go You Can Be Sure of Shell' series advertising Shell Motor Spirit. Designed by Brynhild Parker and issued by Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd., Great Britain, 1932.

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

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

Techniques

Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Quay; Boats

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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