BRITISH RAILWAYS MAP OF LINCOLNSHIRE (1948 - 1965)

BRITISH RAILWAYS

ORIGINAL VINTAGE BRITISH RAILWAYS MAP OF LINCOLNSHIRE.LARGE SIZED.. 'DOUBLE-ROYAL' ..Approx 40" x 25"

Published: BRITISH RAILWAYS (EASTERN REGION) circa 1948-1965

Date: 1948 - 1965

WOULD LOOK WONDERFUL IN A SUITABLE FRAME...VERY UNCOMMON NOW...AN ORIGINAL VINTAGE POSTER by DONALD BLAKE, painter, etcher and poster artist. Blake worked for the ministry of information producing War propoganda from 1940 onward then went on to work for the Daily Express and LNER.Member of the Chelsea arts club, the Wapping group andwas president of the London sketch club.He studied at the Camberwell School of Arts & Crafts, Goldsmiths, and the Brixton School of Building.

Provenance
THIS IS AN ORIGINAL VINTAGE POSTER OF THE CORRECT DOUBLE-ROYAL SIZE (approx 40" x 25") and OF THE CORRECT PAPER QUALITY....NOT A MODERN REPRINT.Post war example from the period 1948-1965 after which British Railways became BRITISH RAIL

Quote
"AN ATTRACTIVE AND DECORATIVE POSTER FROM THIS WONDERFUL SERIES"

Note
The poster has had some professional restoration in the way of document tape added carefully to the reverse to stablise some edge tears, mostly along the lower edge.

Illustrated
by DONALD BLAKE

Condition
Minor professional restoration as noted above and original folds with light wear in places.

£125

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