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Title ...Thanks to Spares
Collection Imperial War Museum: Posters of Conflict - The Visual Culture of Public Information and Counter Information
Artist Unknown
Printer Fosh and Cross Ltd, London
Publisher/Sponsor HMSO; Ministry of Aircraft Production
Concept industry, aircraft, military personnel, shipping, seascape, uniform
Description whole: the two images occupy the majority, each held within a narrow black border. The title and text are separate and positioned in the top edge left, centre left and along the bottom edge, in black. All set against a blue background.
image: the upper image is a depiction of a damaged RAF aircraft, which has crash landed on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier. Various military personnel surround the plane. The lower image is of the same plane, flying above the aircraft carrier. Further aircraft are stationed on the ship's flight deck.
text: Friday, 17.30 hrs...
Monday, Dawn Patrol!
...thanks to spares
PRINTED FOR H.M. STATIONERY OFFICE BY FOSH and CROSS LTD., LONDON.
51-3839
MINISTRY OF AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION.
Object aircraft, warship
Id Number Current Accession IWM PST 14223
Location Creation Site Great Britain
Measurements Dimensions 745 mm x 489 mm
Material lithograph on paper
Format Series Notes 51-3839.
Event WW2 British Home Front
Related Country Great Britain GB
Text Language English
Rights IWM reproduction right
Style Period Period 1939-1945
Production Method lithograph in 2 colours
Work Type poster
 

 

 

 

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