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Title 1910 - 1935 - National Savings - National Service
Collection Imperial War Museum: Posters of Conflict - The Visual Culture of Public Information and Counter Information
Artist Scott, Septimus E
Printer J Howitt and Son Ltd, Nottingham
Publisher/Sponsor HMSO; National Savings Committee
Associated Person George V, King
Associated Person Mary, Queen
Creator Date Of Birth 1879
Creator Date Of Death 1965
Date 1935
Concept civilian effort, inter-war, uniform, royalty, music / song / anthems, war loans / savings, military personnel
Description whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a purple border. The title is integrated and positioned across the top edge, in purple. The subtitle and text are separate and placed in the lower quarter, in yellow, set against a purple background.
image: a half-length depiction of a royal trumpeter.
text: 1910
1935
Sep E Scott
NATIONAL SAVINGS - NATIONAL SERVICE
Issued by the National Savings Committee in the year of the Silver Jubilee of Their Gracious Majesties KING GEORGE V AND QUEEN MARY
No. 215. - Issued by the National Savings Committee.
Printed for H.M. Stationery Office by Messrs. J. Howitt and Son, Ltd., Nottm.
51-6139.
Object trumpet, hat
Id Number Current Accession IWM PST 16335
Location Creation Site Great Britain
Measurements Dimensions 763 mm x 508 mm
Material lithograph on paper
Format Series Notes No. 215. 51-6139.
Event postWW1 Britain 1919-38
Related Country Great Britain GB
Biographical Notes Septimus Edwin Scott, better known as 'Sep' Scott, studied at the Royal College of Art. He became a popular book illustrator and for his time was one of the highest paid and most respected British poster artists. He also exhibited work at the Royal Academy. He finished his career working for Leonard Matthew's series of comics, drawing images for 'Knockout', 'Sun' and the 'Thriller Comics Library'.
Text Language English
Rights IWM reproduction right
Style Period Period 1919-1938
Production Method lithograph in 5 colours
Work Type poster
 

 

 

 

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