- European Swimming Championships
- Sheet: 10 x 12 9/16 inches (25.4 x 31.9 cm)
Lettered, upper center: "EUROPEAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS"; lower center: "EMPIRE POOL WEMBLEY AUGUST 6 TO 13 | Alperton thence bus 83, Wembley, Wembley Park | Wembley Hill or by bus 18, 18C or bus 83 | or trolleybus 662"
In black type, in a diagonal across the top of the image: "EUROPEAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS" [the swimmer's arm overlaps the "C"]. In black type, beneath the image: "EMPIRE POOL WEMBLEY"; continues in green: "AUGUST 6 TO 13 | Alperton thence bus 83, Wembley, Wembley Park | Wembley Hill or by bus 18, 18 c [in superscript] or bus 83 | or trolleybus 662". In tiny green type, along bottom edge of image, left: "38. 151G. 7000."; right: "Waterlow & Sons Limited, London & Dunstable".
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
- Copyright Status:
- © TfL
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- advertisement | bathing suit | competition | diving | sporting art | swimmer | swimming
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
- <double click to display>
- <double click to hide>
Yasuko Suga, The Reimann School : a design diaspora, Artmonsky Arts, 2013, p. 54, NX409.G7 R45 2013 (YCBA)
Modernism, Commercialism and Display Design in Britain: The Reimann School and Studios of Industrial and Commercial Art, Journal of Design History, Vol. 19, no. 2, 2006, pp. 137-154, Available Online (ORBIS) Also availbale in Hard Copy at Haas (NK1175 J68 (LC))
- XML | RDF
YCBA Collections Search
Unknown student of the Reimann School and Studios of Industrial and Commercial Art, 1937–1940, British, European Swimming Championships, 1938
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.