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Short Sea Route

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    England (issued)

  • Date:

    1932 (designed)
    1932 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Keely, Pat Patrick Cokayne (designer)
    Southern Railway (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 68, box 66

Physical description

'Short Sea Route'. Colour lithograph poster issued by the Southern Railway. Signed and dated '32'.

Place of Origin

England (issued)


1932 (designed)
1932 (issued)


Keely, Pat Patrick Cokayne (designer)
Southern Railway (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated '32'.


Height: 101.2 cm, Width: 62 cm

Descriptive line

'Short Sea Route'. Colour lithograph poster designed by Patrick Cokayne Keely and issued by the Southern Railway, England, 1932.

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

Summary Catalogue of British Posters to 1988 in the Victoria & Albert Museum in the Department of Design, Prints & Drawing. Emmett Publishing, 1990. 129 p. ISBN: 1 869934 12 1


Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Travel; Transport


Prints; Advertising; Transport; Posters


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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