Labour Party Centenary

Made:
2000 in London

Labour Party Centenary 1900-2000. Historical party posters, some originally lithographs printed by Vincent Brooks Day & Son, reproduced as posters and greetings cards, Labour Party 2000. Assortment including 'Workless' (c1910, unemployed men and women asleep on industrial riverside bench). 'Today - unemployed' (post 1918 having fought for their country, man wife and baby with deserted pithead in background). 'Justice demands the Vote' (1920s, women at meeting as Deathlike figure in black holds a pair of scales over Houses of Parliament, title as banner). Each poster 59.5x42cm. Cards, including advert for Labour's National Health Service c1950, 20.5x15.5cm

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
2000-1197
type:
poster
credit:
Sheridan, Wendy