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Poster - Alfriston

Alfriston

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1931 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bell, Vanessa, born 1879 - died 1961 (artist)
    Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by G. W. Duncan

  • Museum number:

    E.1491-1931

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 63, box 10

Physical description

'Alfriston. See Britain First First On Shell'; Poster issued by Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd.; Colour lithograph; Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (issued)

Date

1931 (issued)

Artist/maker

Bell, Vanessa, born 1879 - died 1961 (artist)
Shell Mex and B.P. Ltd. (issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'ALFRISTON / SEE BRITAIN FIRST ON SHELL'
Text as part of design, below image.

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 75.7 cm, Width: 111.7 cm

Descriptive line

'Alfriston. See Britain First First On Shell'; Poster; Colour lithograph; Signed; Design by Vanessa Bell; Issued by Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd.; Great Britain; 1931.

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

Tourism; Stream; Church

Categories

Advertising; Prints; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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