Fewer hot baths - and save Coal!

Place Europe: United Kingdom
Accession Number ARTV00181
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 50 x 76 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description offset lithograph on paper
Maker Unknown
[s.l.] : Coal Mines Department, Board of Trade [n.d.] (London : Dangerfield Printing Co.)
Coal Mines Department, Board of Trade.
Dangerfield Printing Co Ltd
Place made United Kingdom
Date made 1914-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


British First World War poster issued by the Coal Mines Department of the Board of Trade. It features a giant lump of coal floating against an orange background. The text urges the viewer to conserve energy by having fewer hot baths and is positioned over the coal in white cursive script. This poster is one in a series of similar designs.