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The face of a drinker: he has a long face in the form of a wine-bottle inverted to pour out the last drop. Colour lithograph after Foré, 1956.

Forè, 1927-
Date
[19]56
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About this work

Description

Part of a poster campaign which started in the autumn of 1955, initiated by the Haut comité d'étude et d'information sur l'alcoolisme, which had been created by Pierre Mendès-France. See Thierry Fillaut and Muriel Bernardin, La prèvention de l'alcoolisme par l'affiche en France, Belgique, Suisse et Quèbec (1945-1995) ; http://www.ensp.fr/archives/histoire/archives/ireb_net.htm

Publication/Creation

[Paris] : [Haut comité d'étude et d'information sur l'alcoolisme], [19]56.

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, printed in colours ; sheet 117.2 x 77 cm

Contributors

Lettering

Santé sobriété. Ne prenez pas de la bouteille!.. Boire bon, boire peu, pour boire longtemps. Foré 56

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 5164i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • French


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