The New TS Falaise Ferry, Southern Railways Shipping Poster By Norman Wilkinson, 1947.

Product code: XS-892

Product information

Vintage shipping poster produced for the Southern Railway (SR) to promote ferry services between Southampton, St Malo and the Channel Islands. The poster shows the new steam ship 'Falaise' against an expanse of sea and sky. Artwork by Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971), who studied art at Portsmouth and Southsea Schools of Art. A famous marine painter, he designed posters for several railway companies and organised the Royal Academy series of posters for the London & Midlands Railway (LMR) in 1924.

The writing on the poster says;

The new T.S. "Falaise"
Southampton. St Malo and Channel Islands Services.
Southern Railway

This is truly an outstanding quality poster. It is printed on Fuji crystal archive photographic paper and is by no means a flimsy poster.

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Any poster size of 70x100cm or smaller will fit many popular frames that can be purchased in framers and shops such as Ikea.


Technical specifications

Brand Travel Posters Online
Condition New
Product Code XS-892
Weight 1kg