the devon belle

Made:
1947
printer:
The Baynard Press
publisher:
Southern Railway
maker:
Pullman Car Company
artist:
Marc Severin

Poster, Southern Railway, The Devon Belle by Marc Fernand Severin, 1947. Coloured lithograph depicting the rear of a speeding train, blurred by motion, with an observation car with large windows as the last carriage. The train is travelling through a light, almost monotone, landscape. At bottom right is a timetable for services between Waterloo station and Sidmouth Junction, Exeter Central, Ilfracombe and Plymouth Friary stations. Beneath is the text "New!, All-Pullman trains to the West of England with observation car. Southern Railway and Pullman Car Company." Printed by the Baynard Press, London. Format: quad royal. Dimensions: 40 x 50 inches, 1016 x 1270 mm.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1978-8942
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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