This is an original 1937 black and white halftone print of "The Belisha Beacon." An amber-colored globe lamp, a Belisha beacon is an iconic pedestrian crossing marker on the road of the United Kingdom. The lamp derives its name from Leslie Hore-Belisha, the Minister of Transport responsible for the addition of the lamps in 1934.
This 74+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 7 inches; 14 x 18 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 Lander, E. . Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Pedestrians, Iconic London, Street Scene