1898 – 1976


printer (organisation)

In the blackout, to hail a bus or train shine a torch onto your hand (1939-1945) Materials & Technique: prints, posters, planographic lithograph Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed on matrix l.l. 'ZERO'. On matrix printed in grey ink l.r.c. 'The Barnyard Press'. Pencil l.l.c. (vertically) 'V2516' and l.r. 'V2516-1'. Stamped in black ink u.l.c. 'Second World War' and below 'D.R.L. No.' and then inscribed pen '197 (3rd S.)'.
Dimensions: comp 55.0 h x 46.2 w cm sheet 63.4 h x 50.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Australian War Memorial, 1981.
Accession No: NGA 81.1852