Thinking of a Holiday?

Made:
1952 in London
artist:
Huveneers, Pieter
maker:
British Railways
and
Ernest J Day and Company Limited
Thinking of a Holiday? (poster) Thinking of a Holiday? (poster)

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Poster, British Railways, Thinking of a Holiday? Holiday Guides 1952, Now on Sale, by Pieter Huveneers, about 1951. Coloured lithograph depicting a man in dark office clothes and trilby hat reading a guide, through which his smiling face appears, in sunglasses, straw hat and smoking a pipe. The text below advertises guidebooks for five areas of the UK, priced at one shilling each. Text in bottom margin reads "Published by Railway Executive No 44, Printed in Great Britain by Ernest J. Day & Co. Ltd., London W.1". Format double royal.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1976-9249
Materials:
paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
overall: 1016 mm x 630 mm
type:
poster