Frank Newbould (1887 – 1951)
Original Design For a Railway Poster
Gouache on card, circa 1930
£750 unframed. £950 framed
Born in Bradford Frank Newbould attended Bradford College of Art and Camberwell School of Art. He worked mostly in London from the interwar period specialising in travel posters. His clients included the Empire Marketing Board; London Transport and its predecessors; the London & North Eastern, Great Western and London, Midland and Scottish Railways, and the Orient and Cunard Lines.
In 1942 he joined the War Office as assistant to Abram Games where he produced eleven posters, including a series Your Britain, Fight for it Now.
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