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Advert For C. S. Elliott, Printer 6520

Advert For C. S. Elliott, Printer 6520

Printer: Elliott, C. S.

Medium: Print on paper

Date: 1889

Shelfmark: Evan.6520

Item number: 6520

Genre: Leaflet

London was the centre of the printing industry in the 19th Century, with well over a third of the total labour force based in the city and over half the total output of the British printing industry created there. This printer, 'C. S. Elliott', is using this leaflet as a trade or business card. It is a very versatile piece of work, it demonstrates his abilities as well as indicating and introducing design trends. It is visually attractive, and is intended to catch the eye of the middle and upper classes who could afford to pay for his services.

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