1924 Mini Poster C. R. W. Nevinson Riverbank Family Picnic Art London ABA

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This is an original 1924 color mini poster designed by C. (Christopher) R. W. Nevinson for the Underground Railways of London, and printed by the Avenue Press (L. Upcott Gill & Son, Ltd.), of Drury Lane in London, England. Nevinson (1889 - 1946) was best known in Great Britain for his landscapes, paintings, etchings, and lithographs.

Period Paper is pleased to offer a rare and exceptional "mini poster" collection of some of the finest examples of poster advertising art of the early 20th century. The collection includes poster images in the form of original line cuts, original black and white halftone prints, and original mini posters. As "mini posters" they are but a fraction of the size of the original, but their powerful graphic designs combined with a succinct advertising message make them highly collectible pieces for the popular culture historian, the poster art collector, or those interested in the history of poster design. Period Paper holds one of world's largest collections of original historical poster images in various different media formats. Please note: these items are from 1924 and are not modern reproductions, copies, or digital prints.

CONDITION

This 87+ year old Item is rated Near Mint +. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Mini Poster; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 8.25 inches; 13 x 21 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Nevinson, Christopher Richard Wynne. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

C. R. W. Nevinson

(1889-1946) Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson was a British artist who studied at the Academie Julian in Paris from 1912 to 1913 eventually becaming a Futurist artist. His work includes landscapes, urban and industrial subjects, war scenes, figure studies and flower paintings.

Keywords specific to this image: picnic, family, food, eat, eating, leisure, vacation, travel, traveling, bus, transport, river, boat, boating, United Kingdom, English, countryside, art

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