Contemporary Technology & Attitude
It's time to present the most influential European graphic artist of the Diesel Era, a man who created scores of iconic images. Cassandre is Dieselpunk. Just s…
Murder on the Orient Express: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries, 10)
Murder on the Orient Express: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries, 10), a book by Christie, Agatha
Discover France by Train, The French Riviera, French National Railroads - Vintage Train Travel Printable Poster
Free downloads of vintage printable posters and retro art prints: travel, advertising, old movies, westerns, magic, circus, war, art, etc.
England & Scotland - East Coast Route - brochure issued by the East Coast Joint Railways, c1910
An amazingly colourful brochure cover with almost every clue as to the London to Scotland route covered - London & the Thames linked to that masterpiece of Victorian engineering, the wonderful Forth Rail Bridge. The East Coast Route was an effective 'joint' venture between the 3 railways the route from London Kings Cross to Scotland ran over - the Great Northern, the North Eastern and North British Railways.
Venice Simplon Orient Express, Milano. VSOE Vintage Travel Poster by Pierre Fix-Masseau. 1982
The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, or VSOE, is a private luxury train service from London to Venice that is popularly referred to as the Orient Express. The opulent 1920-1930 style carriages offer possibly the ultimate experience into the elegant age of rail travel with delightful vintage cabins, elaborate cuisine and an itinerary of Europes finest romantic and scenic cities. This travel poster was produced in 1982 promoting the Orient Express which ran between London, Paris, Milan and…
"Travel by the Brighton Belle" - Southern Railway advert illustrated by Pat Keely, 1934
The Southern Railway instituted, in the 1920s and '30s one of the world's largest railway electrification programmes - and they were particularly proud of the main line electrification of the London - Brighton line and the unique EMU Pullman cars that provided the "Brighton Belle" services as advertised here. The advert is illustrated by Pat Keely, who produced work for the Southern and London Transport amongst other companies - here he uses both the trains and the electrified third rail to…