The Colors Of California
28 in HIGH x 9.5 in WIDE
(71.12 cm HIGH x 24.13 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.

"forty-fifth in a series of posters by the East Bay Municipal Utility District to encourage the wise use and conservation of water. / California poppies in tall goblet, Lucia Mathews, gouache, ink and gold leaf on paper. collection of Oakland Museum of California. gift of Concours d''Antiques, Art Guild. printed on recycled paper using soy-based inks" followed by the recycling logo and "design: Robert L. Brown" all in black along the bottom edge.

Poster has an unprinted white border all around enclosing a sandy brown background. At the top of the poster is a stylized image of orange flowers in a bowl shaped container atop a metal stem with a round base - set on a white background. At the bottom of the poster is a large script "C" in brown. Imposed over the letter is "The Colors Of / California / 2000" in white and "East Bay Municipal / Utility District" in black. At the bottom of the poster is a paragraph of black text about the advantages of planting California native plans in gardens.
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