Coup D’etat

Hal Chapman

Master Media
Record Type Work
Type Record Covers
Title Coup D’etat
Measurements.Dimensions 12" x 12"
Measurements.Format LP
33 1/3 rpm
Materials.Medium Ink
Materials.Support Cardboard
Techniques Offset Printing
Four colour
Techniques Photography
Photography was used to create the source imagery for both the front and back covers of this album.
Techniques Cartooning
Cartooning was used to create the logo for the band.
Creator.Personal name Hal Chapman
Role Designer
Chapman did the cover design and art direction.
Creator.Personal name Philip Peacocke
Role Photographer
Creator.Personal name Barry Linton
Role Designer
Linton designed the Coup D'etat logo.
Creator.Corporate name Coup D'etat
Role Author
Creator.Corporate name Polygram
Role Record Label
Date 1980
Location.Current Repository NZDA Collection
ID Number.NZDA Number nzgda_rc_i_0115_f, nzgda_rc_i_0115_b
Subject Legs, drum kit, electric guitar, electric bass guitar, stilletto shoes, logo
Subject Coup D'etat
The photographs used on the front and back covers are of the members of the band.
Relation.referenced by Hal Chapman interview
The NZDA holds a transcript of an interview with Hal Chapman about his career as a New Zealand designer.
Source Katy Yiakmis
Researcher, image analysis. 10.2001.
Rights Polygram