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1924 Print London Underground Frank Brangwyn Docks Ship Wapping POS8B

1924 Print London Underground Frank Brangwyn Docks Ship Wapping POS8B

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This is an original 1924 black and white halftone print of a poster intending to promote the use of the London Underground.

Please be aware of the dimensions of this item

CONDITION

This 87+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. Light moisture wrinkling - left margin. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 7.5 inches; 11 x 19 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)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a rare and exceptional mini-poster collection, all of which are some of the finest examples of poster advertising art of the early 20th century. 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.

This piece was illustrated by Brangwyn, Frank.

Frank Brangwyn

Sir Frank William Brangwyn (1867-1956) was a talented Welsh artist, painter, muralist, engraver and illustrator. During World War I Brangwyn designed a number of war posters. In addition to his commercial poster art, he illustrated a number of books, created illustrations for many American magazines, and painted some very well-known murals. He produced many works in watercolor and hundreds of etchings.

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