V.A.D. (abbrv)

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 3268
Department
Art and Popular Design
Display status
IWM London
Production date
1915
Place made
Great Britain
Materials
  • whole: paper
  • medium: lithograph
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 771 mm, Width 511 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

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Object description

whole: MODEL design: VADs, three nursing members, full-length standing figures in aprons and caps. In the background a massive red cross. In the upper left and right angles formed by the arms of the cross, respectively, "FRANCE ITALY MALTA GIBRA[LTAR] SALON[IKA]" and "EGYPT MESOPOTAMIA HOLLAND SWITZERLAND RUSSIA" text: "V.A.D." (large blue lettering) & "NURSING MEMBERS, COOKS, KITCHEN-MAIDS, CLERKS, HOUSE-MAIDS, WARD-MAIDS, LAUNDRESSES, MOTOR- DRIVERS, ETC: ARE URGENTLY NEEDED APPLICATION TO BE MADE TO" (all text in lower portions of poster, below design) & (lower right): "JOYCE DENNYS"

Inscription

(the stamping has been crossed out with blue ballpoint)

Inscription

DOGANA DI VENEZIA 2 Aeroporto di Tessera DOTT.GIUSEPPE DURO CONTABILE CAPO

Inscription

Q80369

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