AntikBar Original Vintage Posters
AntikBar specialises in original vintage posters. Extensive stock of original lithograph posters from around the world available to purchase online and at our gallery at 404 King's Road London SW10 0LJ: travel posters, movie posters, skiing posters,
Chisholm Poster - Aberystwyth - Great Western Railway
We specialize in original vintage advertising posters. Our collection emphasizes the bolder graphics dating from 1920 to 1970. We have no reproductions and buy and sell only original vintage printings.
Peel Castle, St Patrick's Isle, Isle of Man. Vintage BR Travel Poster by Charles Pears. 1949.
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) to promote rail and sea services to the Isle of Man. 1949. View of colourful boats in Peel harbour with the 11th century Peel Castle making it's presence felt in the distance. Artwork by Charles Pears (1873-1958), a marine painter in oil who was an Official Naval Artist during the World Wars. He worked as a poster artist for the railways and other clients and was also a book illustrator. This is truly an outstanding quality poster. It is printed on…
Railway Posters – part 7
This large series on railway poster deals mainly with what could be called the golden age of the railway poster, where the sun always shone and the British seaside was as glamorous as the Côte d’Azur. Many talented and famous artists like Frank Newbould, John Hassall and Terence Cuneo worked on these posters. For more information, and for other works, see parts 1 to 6 also. This is part 7 of a 9 – part series on Railway Posters: Kenneth Denton Shoesmith ( 1890-1939 ) & Verney L. Danvers…