Designs for wartime information campaign 'Careless Talk Costs Lives'
- Art Funded
- 33 x 20.5 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £15,000 (Total: £37,000)
- Hilary Gerrish and Neil Jennings Ltd
The designs are close in appearance to the issued posters and show the development of the final slogan which started as 'Careless Talk May Cost Us All Dear'. The campaign revolutionised official propaganda by using humour.
Artist's family; Christopher Gage of Marlborough; Hilary Gerrish and Neil Jennings Ltd, 2004.