Mesopotamia Day

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 10783
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1917
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 764 mm, Width 507 mm
  • Mount: Height 780 mm, Width 510 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

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Object description

whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned across the top, in red outlined black. Further text is integrated and positioned down the centre in black. All held within a black border. image: a full-length depiction of a British soldier standing beside a desert oasis. He is facing the viewer, and has a rifle positioned on his left shoulder. Five palm trees grow around the oasis. text: MESOPOTAMIA DAY FRIDAY APRIL 13th President : FIELD MARSHAL THE LORD GRENFELL, G.C.B., G.C.M.G., Chairman : Mr. Percy C. Simmons, L.C.C. Committee : The Countess Dowager of Carnarvon. The Countess of Minto. Lady Mildred Allsopp. The Hon. Lady Lawley. Lady Robertson. Lady Alexander. Hon. Organizer : Miss Stella Maude. Hon Treasurer : Captain Feilden. Hon Secretaries : Mrs. Reginald Walter. Miss Meiggs. 26 REGENT STREET, W. IN AID OF THE MESOPOTAMIA COMFORTS FUND FOR BRITISH TROOPS

Physical description

Mesopotamia Day see also PST 10782, PST 10784, PST 10785, PST 10786, PST 10787.

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2575

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Drawer 1 (R)

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