Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear. LNER Vintage Travel poster by Frank Newbould. 1939

Product code: S-461

Product information

Vintage travel poster produced in 1939 by London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail services to Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear. Illustrated is a man and woman in a red dress sitting on the promenade wall looking out over the seaside while people are having fun on the sandy beach. St Marys Lighthouse can be seen in the distance. Artwork by Frank Newbould (1887-1951), who studied at Bradford College of Art and joined the War Office in 1942. He also designed posters for the GWR (Great Western Railway), Orient Line and Belgian Railways.

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

Width 70cm, Height 50cm
Width 100cm, Height 70cm
These poster sizes will fit many popular frames that can be purchased in framers and shops such as Ikea.
Also available as Width 127cm, Height 101.6cm

Technical specifications

Brand Travel Posters Online
Condition New
Product Code S-461
Weight 1kg