Replace Covers - Prevent Falls (recto) Accidents Mean Wasted Effort (verso)

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 14489
Department
Art and Popular Design
Subject period
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: lithograph
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 763 mm, Width 504 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: Poster
Creator
Category
posters

© Reproduced with kind permission of The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents www.rospa.com

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Object description

whole: The poster is double-sided. Side 1: the image occupies the majority, with the title separate and positioned in the upper quarter and lower quarter, in black. All set against a white background. Side 2: the image occupies the majority, with the title separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in black. The text is separate and placed in the lower right, in orange. All set against a white background. image 1: a view through a trap door down to the floor below, where a worker lies face down, a hammer by his side. image 2: a depiction of a hen turning around to look at an egg that lies broken on the ground. text 1: REPLACE COVERS ECKERSLEY PREVENT FALLS Issued by the Ministry of Labour and National Service and produced by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, Terminal House, 52 Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1. MLB/180 Printed by LOXLEY BROS. LTD. text 2: ACCIDENTS MEAN WASTED EFFORT F. KENWOOD GILES AVOID THEM Issued by the Ministry of Labour and National Service and produced by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, Terminal House, 52 Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1. MLP-183 Printed by LOXLEY BROS. LTD.

Physical description

MLB/180 (recto). MLP-183 (verso).

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