Air Raid Wardens Wanted

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 13850
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1939
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 760 mm, Width 508 mm
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  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

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Object description

whole: the image is positioned in the lower three-quarters, with a Civil Defence emblem placed in the upper right. The title is partially integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in blue and in orange. The text is integrated and placed in the lower third, in black held within an orange inset, in white and in grey. All set against a white background. image: a half-length depiction of an air raid warden, wearing a helmet and holding a whistle in his right hand. text: Air Raid Wardens WANTED W CIVIL DEFENCE ARP ARP ARP [A]RP ARP ARP AND THEY ARE WANTED NOW GET INTO TOUCH WITH YOUR LOCAL COUNCIL C W BACON '39 PRINTED FOR H.M. STATIONERY OFFICE BY FOSH and CROSS LTD., LONDON (51/4919) A.R.P. 88

Physical description

A.R.P. 88. (51/4919).

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