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A farmyard and farmhouse overrun with rats: the farmer greeting a man who has brought a box of rat poison. Colour lithograph by Paul Andersen, 195-.

  • Andersen, Paul, poster designer.
Date
[between 1950 and 1959?]
Reference
659629i
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About this work

Description

The pest controller has arrived at the farm on a bicycle on which he carries a box marked "Rottegift" (rat poison). He asks "Have you got rats?". The farmer replies "Yes, I suppose there are one or two somewhere." The message follows: "If you have rats on your property, immediately get in touch with the local authority."

Publication/Creation

[Copenhagen?] : Statens Annonce- & Reklamekontor, [between 1950 and 1959?] ([Place of manufacture not identified] : Nornotryk)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, printed in colours ; sheet 102 x 61.8 cm

Lettering

Har du rotter? Ja, en enkelt streifer har jeg vel. Ser De rotter på Deres ejendom henvend Dem da omgående til kommunekontoret. Paul Andersen. Landsudvalget for rotterbekæmpselse

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 659629i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Danish


Where to find it

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    659629i.1
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    659629i.2

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