Visit London in Coronation Year. 1953 BR Travel Poster by Gordon Nicoll

Product code: S-655
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Product information

Travel poster produced for British Railways (BR) promoting London as a place to visit in the year of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation. The poster shows a procession of the Queen's Guard on horseback, leaving Buckingham Palace (which is shown in the background along with the Queen Victoria Monument) to travel down The Mall. 1953. Artwork by Gordon Nicoll, who studied at Southampton Art School and at Hornsey under Frank Hillyard Swinstead. He was a member of the London Sketch Club. A landscape painter in watercolour and oil, he designed posters for the London North & Eastern Railway (LNER), including a memorable series on railway hotels.

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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Technical specifications

GTIN 655
Brand Travel Posters Online
Condition New
Product Code S-655
Weight 1kg