Prevent Accidents

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 14348
Art and Popular Design
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
  • Support: Height 760 mm, Width 510 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: Poster

© Reproduced with kind permission of The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents

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Object description

whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned in the lower left, in white, set against a red background. The text is integrated and positioned across the bottom edge, in white, set within black text panels. image: a depiction of a wooden fence upon which a large letter 'V' has been painted in white. A piece of red paper nailed to the fence is inscribed with the poster's title. A landscape of blue skies and white clouds is visible through a hole in the fence. text: V Prevent Accidents g.r. morris Issued by the Ministry of Labour and National Service Produced by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, 52, Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1 M.L.38 Printed by Loxley Brothers Ltd.

Physical description

Ministry of Labour and National Service Poster No.38.

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