1964 Ad Midland Bank John Leigh-Pemberton Bird Chough - ORIGINAL ADVERTISING LN1



This is an original 1964 color print ad for the Midland Bank of England and Wales which features a bird: the Cough; and a Polecat, a type of a weasel. In the 1960's the Bank ran an ad campaign series, the "Rarities of Wild Life," with paintings of artist John Leigh-Pemberton. The Bank is now part of HSBC Holdings.


This 47+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 14 inches; 25 x 36 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 Leigh-Pemberton, John. There is no visible artist signature.

Keywords specific to this image: World Wildlife Fund, British Isles, Threatened Species, Endangered Vintage Advertising

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