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Poster, The Movies

This is a Poster. It was designed by Art Chantry. It is dated 1980–95 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is lithograph on white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Art Chantry. It is credited Gift of Art Chantry.

  • Spencer Microscope (USA)
  • brass, glass.
  • Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History, 1990.0183.01.
  • 14.2012.2

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • Poster, John Lennon
  • offset lithograph on white wove paper.
  • Gift of Various Donors.
  • 1981-29-511
  • Ophthalmoscope And Case (Germany)
  • ophthalmoscope: velvet, metal, wood, optical glass; case: leather, velvet.
  • Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History, 314016.
  • 14.2012.6

Its dimensions are

50.6 x 64.1 cm (19 15/16 x 25 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Imprinted in black ink, lower right: -ART CHANTRY-

Cite this object as

Poster, The Movies; Designed by Art Chantry (American, b. 1954); USA; lithograph on white paper; 50.6 x 64.1 cm (19 15/16 x 25 1/4 in.); Gift of Art Chantry; 1995-69-83

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