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Her Dangerous Hour poster
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Details

Object ID 002008

Object Name Her Dangerous Hour poster

Object Desc Color print on paper, Ben-Day dots printing style. Large, rectangular in wood frame with plastic covering. Graphic of three people: woman holding gun, man stopping her, dead man at lower edge.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002080

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General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location East Stairway

Object Date

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords posters,signs,advertising,theatre,Her Dangerous Hour,lithographs,


Title Her Dangerous Hour poster

Description Color print. Large, rectangular paper print in painted black wood frame with plastic covering. Background is orange. Text at top "Her Dangerous Hour" At center is man grabbing wrist of woman holding gun. At bottom is dead man with a vase of flowers knocked over. Text at lower right "Yes - I Killed Him." People in 1920s-style clothing. On back are architectual renderins of apartment buildings in color with brown cardboard underneath. At upper right corner is card for the Sheppard Associates, Architects. Wire across back for hanging.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 42

Length 0

Width 28

Depth 0.5

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0

Material paper; wood; metal; plastic

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Images

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Image Caption CMY2080

Description

Conditions

Date APR 22,2014

Summary good

Assessor BN

Notes Front: Frame has minor wear and some white scuff marks. Plastic is in good condition, some rippling around edges. At top edge of poster there appear to be some tears in paper. Black paint along top edge. Across entire poster small crease marks and wear. Crease above and below center horizontally most likely from folding. Tears around edges. Back: cellophane tape pieces all over, yellowed, some pieces of tape are loose. Metal nails in sides to attach backing to frame. Paper around edges of frame, at top is loose.


Events

Date APR 22,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date APR 22,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7 from H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date APR 22,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to 3rd Floor Hallway from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin


Date MAY 1,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date MAY 1,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to East Stairway from 3rd Floor Hallway - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes

Date APR 22,2014

Notes Needs further research. "Her Dangerous Hour" is a play from the 1920s. The Henry Ford Museum has a copy in their collection as well, but no additional information. They state in their online database that it is a play. http://collections.thehenryford.org/collection.aspx?objectKey=283893