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No.1 Walking Tours.

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    ca.1925 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Purvis, Tom, born 1888 - died 1959 (artist)
    London and North Eastern Railway (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.192-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 72, box 35

Physical description

Colour lithograph, signed 'Tom Purvis'.

Place of Origin

Britain (issued)

Date

ca.1925 (made)

Artist/maker

Purvis, Tom, born 1888 - died 1959 (artist)
London and North Eastern Railway (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'Tom Purvis'
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 100.3 cm, Width: 62.8 cm

Descriptive line

'No.1 Walking Tours. East Coast Joys, travel by L.N.E.R. to the drier side of Britain.' Colour lithograph poster by Tom Purvis, R.S.A., R.D.I. (1888-1959), issued by the London and North Eastern Railway. Dated ca.1925.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Colour lithograph

Subjects depicted

Trains (vehicle groupings); Walking; Travel

Categories

Prints; Advertising; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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