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A man trying to catch germs in a handkerchief. Colour lithograph after Reginald Mount and Carl Giles.

Mount, Reginald.
Date
[between 1940 and 1949?]

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Publication/Creation

[London] : Issued by the Ministry of Health : Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, [between 1940 and 1949?] (London WC1 : J. Weiner Ltd.)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, printed in red, yellow, black, grey and blue ; sheet 15.4 x 50.5 cm

Lettering

Coughs and sneezes spread diseases. Trap the germs in your handkerchief. Issued by the Ministry of Health.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 24403i

Lettering note

Bears number: 51-3420

Creator/production credits

Authorship from pencil inscription on verso of the 36 x 24 cm. size version of this work in the Wellcome Library (Wellcome Library catalogue no. 22645i): "Designed by Reginald Mount. Illustration by Giles"

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  • English



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