historic romantic exeter

Made:
about 1931 in London and Dunstable
publisher:
Great Western Railway
printer:
Waterlow and Sons Limited
artist:
Leslie Carr

Poster, Great Western Railway, Historic, Romantic Exeter, the Centre for tours in Devon, by Leslie Carr, about 1931. Coloured lithograph depicting a procession of soldiers passing the Guildhall in an Exeter street during the seventeenth century. Possibly intended to represent the arrival of King Charles I and a Royalist army in Exeter in 1644, during the Civil War. Text beneath, with the city's coat of arms. Accompanying text gives details of local guide. Printed by Waterlow and Sons, London, Dunstable and Watford. Format double royal. Dimensions: 40 x 25 inches, 1016 x 635mm.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1990-7071
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
credit:
Onslow's Auctioneers (London)