Beauty Abides

maker:
London Lithographic Limited
artist:
Claude H Buckle

Poster, London Midland & Scottish Railway, Beauty Abides, Nor Suffers Mortal Change, by Claude Buckle, about 1935. Coloured lithograph depicting figures in historical dress, ranging from Ancient Britons and a Roman to an officer in the Guards, with at the far right a man and woman in hiking gear. They are arranged in a line before a lake, with mountains in the distance. The quotation comes from the American author and poet, George Edward Woodberry. Beneath are the LMS logo and company crest. Printed by the London Lithographic Company.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1986-9135
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
credit:
Onslow's Auctioneers