Articles by Anna Renton

Posters with a Purpose – a case study in responsible disposal

In 2012, London Transport Museum made the potentially controversial decision to sell over 300 posters from its collection at a major Christie’s auction, ‘Posters with a Purpose’. Anna Renton, Senior Curator at the Museum, tells the story of how the decision to sell was reached, the ethics of selling such a collection and the resulting […]

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