Poster, Shop between 10 and 4, The Quiet Hours
This is a Poster. It was designed by E. McKnight Kauffer and published by Underground Electric Railways of London Company Ltd. and printed by Vincent Brooks, Day & Son.
The Underground was constantly seeking ways to alleviate congestion, and frequently commissioned posters to promote the use of trains during off-peak hours. This pair encourages play at night and shopping by day. The airbrushed rays of color suggest mechanical precision.
It is credited
Collection of Merrill C. Berman.
Its dimensions are
101.6 × 63.5 cm (40 × 25 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Underground Modernist: E. McKnight Kauffer.