See more objects with the tag figures, public, advertising, leisure, product promotion, sand.

See more objects with the color darkgrey grey rosybrown dimgrey darkslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline



  • Work on this object began.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Poster, Shiseido Sun Oil, 1971

This is a Poster. It was printed by Toppan Printing Co. Ltd.. It is dated 1971 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is photo offset lithography on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Show Some Skin.

It is credited Gift of Shin Matsunaga.

Its dimensions are

102.9 x 72.7 cm (40 1/2 x 28 5/8 in. )

It is inscribed

Imprinted (sideways) in black, along lower left margin: 1990 Reproduction by Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. Art Director: Shin Matsunaga, Katsumi Jamada Designer: Shin Matsunaga Photographer: Yojiro Adachi.

Cite this object as

Poster, Shiseido Sun Oil, 1971; Printed by Toppan Printing Co. Ltd. ; Japan; photo offset lithography on white wove paper; 102.9 x 72.7 cm (40 1/2 x 28 5/8 in. ); Gift of Shin Matsunaga; 1992-144-30

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Poster, Shiseido Sun Oil, 1971 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=18 January 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>