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Creator:
Septimus Edwin Scott, 1879–1962, British
Commissioned by Wembley Stadium
Printed by Samson Clark & Co. Ltd
Title:

The Spirit of Coal: Gas Exhibit

Date:
after 1924
Medium:
lithograph mounted on canvas
Dimensions:
Sheet: 116 7/8 x 77 7/8 inches (296.9 x 197.8 cm) and Mount: 121 x 81 5/8 inches (307.3 x 207.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

drawn on stone in artist's hand lower right: "Septimus E. Scott"

Lettered, lower center: "The Spirit of Coal" | GAS | LIGHT HEAT POWER | VISIT THE GAS EXHIBIT AT WEMBLEY."

signed lower right: "Septimus E. Scott"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B2009.29.2
Classification:
Posters
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
coal | figure | gas | heat | historical subject | industry | man | smoke | spirit | torch | wheels
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:60931
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