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3 edition of Coloured poster advertising Underground rail travel found in the catalog.

Coloured poster advertising Underground rail travel

Coloured poster advertising Underground rail travel

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Donated by Mrs Doris Halliwell.

The Physical Object
FormatArt original
Pagination1 Acrylic paint on paper
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17454422M

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Colour screenprint poster advertising bands performing at the UFO Club, London, designed by Michael English, published by Osiris Visions Ltd, , UK Colour lithograph poster advertising the Nord Express train from Paris to Riga, by Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, , France Colour lithograph poster for the Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, Ltd., by Edward McKnight Kauffer, issued by.   In , 39 posters came to the Art Institute of Chicago, courtesy of the Underground Electric Railways London. The posters, full of brilliant colors and innovative designs, were part of an effort to encourage Londoners to use this commercial transportation system: to visit the city’s cultural attractions, go shopping, attend sporting events, and even venture into the countryside—all by.

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