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Poster, Upstairs, Downstairs, 1975

This is a Poster. It is dated 1975 and we acquired it in 1980. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Unknown Donor.

Its dimensions are

117 × 76.2 cm (46 1/16 × 30 in.)

It is signed

Printed in white ink, vertically, lower right of design: CHERMAYEFF & GEISMAR ASSOCIATES

It is inscribed

Printed in white ink, throughout, from top to bottom: Masterpiece Theatre / presents / the final, 'Roraring 20s' season / of / Upstairs, Downstairs / Winner of six Emmy awards / Host: Alistair Cooke / 16 New Episodes beginning January 16 / Sunday Evenings on Channel 13 PBS / Mobil [logo]

Cite this object as

Poster, Upstairs, Downstairs, 1975; USA; lithograph on paper; 117 × 76.2 cm (46 1/16 × 30 in.); Gift of Unknown Donor; 1980-32-1009

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