Walk Short Distances - Go by Shanks' Pony

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  • Art.IWM PST 15267
Art and Popular Design
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
  • Support: Height 760 mm, Width 506 mm
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  • object category: Poster

© IWM (Art.IWM PST 15267)

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Object description

whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned in the upper third, in black outlined orange. The subtitle is integrated and placed in the centre right, in brown. The text is separate and located in the lower quarter, also in brown. image: a depiction of a pony, with its torso shaped and coloured to look like a shoe. The pony holds the shoelace in its mouth. text: WALK SHORT DISTANCES go by Shanks' Pony and leave room for those who have longer journeys PRINTED FOR H.M. STATIONERY OFFICE BY JOHNSON, RIDDLE AND CO., LTD., LONDON S.E. 20. 51-4377.

Physical description

51-4377. Another poster was created using a similar image (see PST 15265).

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