Van Helsing

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Acquired in 2006 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
Given by Mr K. K. Maheshwari
date_end
2004-12-31
date_start
2004-01-01
date_text
2004 (made)
descriptive_line
Film poster, 'Van Helsing', colour lithograph showing man and woman with a werewolf, fantasy castles in the background, India, 2004
dimensions
Height: 96.1 cm, Width: 68.9 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
95782
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T01:57:36.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T01:57:36.000Z
latitude
21.7866
location
In Storage
longitude
82.794762
marks
materials
paper, printing ink
materials_techniques
Colour lithograph on paper
museum_number
IS.12-2006
museum_number_token
is122006
object_number
O123395
object_type
Film poster
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
This is the Indian poster for a Hollywood film. In the centre is a man and woman in fantasy surroundings, with a werewolf on the right, fantasy castles in the background and another figure on the left. Bats/ vampires are flying above. The entire poster is in shades of dark green-brown colouring. The English title of the film is at the bottom of the poster. Below this is the Hindi title in white. At the top in white – ‘From the director of the Mummy and the Mummy Returns, below in smaller letters – ‘in an adventure – Dracula, Wolf Man and Frankenstein face one Man they all Fear’. Details of www.vanhelsing.net and Paramount films of India release, images of other digitally related companies all on lower edge in white on dark background.
place
India
primary_image_id
production_note
production_type
Mass produced
public_access_description
Hollywood films released in India will often use advertising that has been adapted to cater to the local market. For this Hollywood film the title of the film has been written in Hindi across the bottom of the poster.
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rights
2
shape
site_code
slug
van-helsing-film-poster-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
lithography
title
Van Helsing
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
2004
year_start
2004