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London Transport Posters

London Transport Posters

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Published by London Transport Board in (s.l.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith an introduction by Harold Hutchinson.
ContributionsHutchinson, Harold.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14106885M

Transport for London (TfL) is the government body responsible for the transport system in London, England's capital city. TfL runs London's network of road routes, rail networks including the London Underground, London Overground, Docklands Light Railway and TfL Rail, aswell as London's trams, buses and taxis, for cycling provision, and for river services. Click on cover for full details. London's District Railway - Vol. 2 The Twentieth Century. £

This remarkable poster is one of three posters designed by Moholy Nagy for. London Transport during his brief stay in England between and It was commissioned by Frank Pick at London Transport. Frank Pick was the guiding intelligence behind the creation of the world's. first integrated transport system and gave the system a visual. Buy a cheap copy of London Transport Posters book by Michael F. Levey. This is a delightful book on the history of London Transport Poster Art. The first third or so of the book is given to the history of how its Poster Art came to be Free shipping over $

London Transport's poster collection represents the most complete graphic archive of its kind to be assembled by a single organisation over such a long period anywhere in the world. This book is richly illustrated with examples of posters from all periods. 15 Jun - Explore alanbrowne's board "London Transport Posters", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about London transport, Travel posters and Vintage travel posters pins.


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This book explores the organisation's pioneering role as Britain's greatest patron of poster art, a unique role developed in the early twentieth century under the visionary leadership of Frank/5. Sincewith the appointment of the enlightened Frank Pick as publicity officer, London Transport has been a major patron of art in Britain, commissioning posters and other artworks from such notable artists as Edward McKnight Kauffer, Cited by: 1.

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This book explores the organisation's pioneering role as Britain's greatest patron of poster art, a unique role developed in the early twentieth century under the visionary leadership of Frank Pick/5(18). London Transport Posters, now available in an attractive paperback edition at an accessible paperback price, celebrates a century of outstanding graphic design commissioned by the Underground, London Transport, and its present-day successor, Transport for London.

The book explores the organisation's pioneering role as Britain's greatest patron of poster art, a unique role /5(18). © TfL from London Transport Museums collection One of London Transport's great 'poster girls', Dora M Batty produced over 50 artworks for the network between and This autumnal number.

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London Transport Museum has one of the finest poster archives in the world with over 5, posters and original poster artworks. Many of these London Underground posters by world famous artists and designers are available to buy online as photographic reproductions in a range of sizes.

About this Item: London Transport Board, London, Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition.

A fine first printing of this collection of posters from the London Transport Board. Book is clean and unmarked throughout. Jacket is bright and fairly clean but does have a 1 inch closed tear to the top of the back. London Transport Posters: A Century of Art and Design, originally published in to celebrate a hundred years of fabulous poster design, and now available in paperback, charts that fascinating history, from John Hassall’s No Need to Ask a P’liceman (the very first Underground poster) to Paul Catherall‘s Primrose Hill of Additional Physical Format: Online version: London Transport posters.

Oxford: Phaidon ; [London]: London Transport Executive, (OCoLC)  The London Transport Museum cares for one of the finest poster archives in the world, which includes the first ever graphic poster commissioned by Frank Pick for London .