An incredibly rare travel poster designed by the wonderful Harry Stevens, Stevens designed many posters for London Transport from 1960-1978, many of which can be seen in the London Transport Museum in Covent Garden, London. In 1963 he won the Council of Industrial Design Poster Award, and in 1955 he joined the Society of Industrial Artists and was elected Fellow ten years later.
This particular poster was designed in 1970 to advertise Great Yarmouth as a Holiday destination, and I believe was produced in conjunction with United Buses, Its a Fantastic example of Stevens work, as it has far more detail than many of the pieces he produced for London Transport and the keep Britain tidy campaign. The poster is is good condition and has been produced on light/medium weight paper which is rough to the back and smooth to the front, this is a first addition offset lithograph, the colors are bright and vibrant, the edges are a little worn, but the poster is its full size and has never been trimmed, (See photos). To the back there is very light damage to the paper where small pieces of tape where stuck to the paper, this is not noticeable on the front.
The print is signed "Stevens 70" in the print.
50.5cm x 68cm
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