London, Heart of the Empire

Made:
1939
maker:
Frank Newbould
and
Great Western Railway

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Painting, gouache on board, London, Heart of the Empire, by Frank Newbould, 1939. Depicts a mounted Life Guard of the Household Cavalry on sentry duty at Horse Guards, Whitehall. Original artwork for a Great Western Railway poster.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1978-1367
Materials:
watercolour
Measurements:
40 x 25 in.; 1016 x 635 mm
type:
painting, watercolour and poster artwork