Poster (Shields)

Artwork
Identifier:
2019.58.51
Credit:
Gift of Jane and Wally Ewing
Medium:
Paper
Date:
1970 – 1980
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 30" Width: 20"
Description:
Paper: Blue and silver poster- Shields and crests
Historical Context:
This poster includes images of different family shields. The poster is trying to recreate the style of a brass rubbing, which is a technique where a piece of paper is placed over the original brass and rubbed carefully with a wax crayon so that an impression is left on the paper.