Poster, Summer Picnic, 1971
This is a Poster. It was made for (as the client) Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated 1971 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is screenprint, gloss ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This poster celebrates a summer party organized by the furniture manufacturer Herman Miller. The enlarged detail of a watermelon slice becomes a flat graphic element, rendered in the spirit of pop.
It is credited
Gift of Various Donors.
Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 100.5 × 63.7 cm (39 9/16 × 25 1/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Poster, Summer Picnic, 1971; Client: Herman Miller Furniture Company (United States); USA; screenprint, gloss ink on paper; H x W: 100.5 × 63.7 cm (39 9/16 × 25 1/16 in.); Gift of Various Donors; 1981-29-172
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition How Posters Work.