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Acquired in 2004 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Moscoso, Victor
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
PDP
credit
Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko
date_end
1967-12-31
date_start
1967-01-01
date_text
1967 (made)
descriptive_line
'Big Brother & the Holding Co.; Desk Clerk with Key' psychedelic poster by Victor Moscoso, USA, 1967
dimensions
Height: 51.1 cm, Width: 35.7 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
The second Big Brother poster at the Matrix by Moscoso. Subtitled "Desk Clerk with Key".
id
83
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:17:53.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:17:53.000Z
latitude
location
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR16
longitude
marks
'BIG / BROTHER / & THE / HOLDING / CO.' 'JAN 31 TUES / SUN FEB 5 / MATRIX / 3138 FILLMORE / 5670118 / MINORS WELCOME / SAN FRANCISCO / NEAR LOMBARD'
materials
paper, ink
materials_techniques
Colour offset lithograph
museum_number
E.432-2004
museum_number_token
e4322004
object_number
O108972
object_type
Poster
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Psychedelic poster advertising a gig for the band Big Brother and The Holding Company, featuring an image of a hotel desk clerk wearing a key around his neck. Behind him are pigeon holes in which stand letters and hang keys. Printed in pink, green and orange. The band's name is printed in the upper left corner of the design, 'Big Brother & the Holding Co.'. Below the main image are the venue details, 'Jan 31 Tues Sun Feb 5, Matrix 3138 Fillmore, 5670118, San Francisco, Near Lombard. Minors Welcome'. All lettering is highly stylised.
place
United States
primary_image_id
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
1
shape
site_code
VA
slug
poster-moscoso-victor
sys_updated
2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1967
year_start
1967