Leftover London / Farewell Austin Reed’s

Farewell Austin Reed’s - What better way to mark its passing, 90 years after the Regent Street store opened, than with a selection of Tom Purvis posters from the and

englishmodernism:  “The Penguin Pool.  Bawden, Tecton & Penguins, an irresistible combination. This is taken from the guide to London Zoo, drawn by Bawden in the late 30s and featuring the iconic Penguin pool, designed by Lubetkin. It was where Edward...

englishmodernism: “The Penguin Pool. Bawden, Tecton & Penguins, an irresistible combination. This is taken from the guide to London Zoo, drawn by Bawden in the late and featuring the iconic Penguin pool, designed by Lubetkin. It was where Edward.

Leftover London

London Transport did its bit.

Leftover London / Farewell Austin Reed’s

Farewell Austin Reed’s - What better way to mark its passing, 90 years after the Regent Street store opened, than with a selection of Tom Purvis posters from the and

London Underground, Travel Posters, Trains

Leftover London

London Transport did its bit.

Isn’t this brilliant? What a bold and challenging way to present an African city in the 1930s. Although this image is easily available, finding out who created it and when is much more difficult. Various sources put it between 1935 and 1940 and its...

Visit Johannesburg, the Wonder City. This vintage travel poster circa 1935 show skyscrapers in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Leftover London / Farewell Austin Reed’s

Farewell Austin Reed’s - What better way to mark its passing, 90 years after the Regent Street store opened, than with a selection of Tom Purvis posters from the and

Leftover London

London Transport did its bit. Four posters from 1945 by James Fitton, using striking graphics to present what are, out of context, largely meaningless numbers.

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