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Fashioning the tube: posters and the new consumers

Dirix, Emmanuelle (2008) Fashioning the tube: posters and the new consumers At The Art of Poster - a Century of Design, United Kingdom. 25 Nov 2008. 1 pp.

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Fashion historian, Emmanuelle Dirix, discusses how Underground posters were designed to appeal to women in the 1920s and 1930s. It became apparent that ‘posters accompanied the housewife all the way from her front door to the shop window’, resulting in a new style of poster emerging to cater for this new consumer audience.

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Published date: 25 November 2008
Venue - Dates: The Art of Poster - a Century of Design, United Kingdom, 2008-11-25 - 2008-11-25


Local EPrints ID: 149009
PURE UUID: 0da3767f-dc5c-4505-a20b-3eec9bb820f2

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Date deposited: 30 Apr 2010 10:55
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 19:30

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Author: Emmanuelle Dirix

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