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Accession number XX.2014.6
Object ID XX.2014.6.73
Object Name Poster
Date 1977
Title Visit the Museum of the City of New York. MTA Gets You There.
Scope & Content Poster for the Museum of the City of New York, for station display. Designed by Chermayeff & Geismar Associates, with a brightly-colored stylized illustration of artifacts from the museum's collection by Ivan Chermayeff.

Lower left of poster indicates MTA methods to get to the museum, and lower right has the MTA "M" logo as well as the slogan "Provided as a public service by Mobil".

This is one of a series of posters by Chermayeff & Geismar.

Poster is on glossy paper.


Extent of Description One 45.75" H x 59/5" W poster
Subjects Museums
People/ Corporations Mobil Oil
Chermayeff & Geismar Associates
Chermayeff, Ivan
Museum of the City of New York
Station 110th Street-Central Park North Station (IRT Lenox Avenue Line)
103rd Street Station (IRT East Side Line)
Number of images 1