Liss Llewellyn Fine Art - 20th Century British Art

Andrew Johnson

 SOLD
 
Ocean Liner, Southampton Docks, mid 1920's
Framed (ref: 5181)

Signed
Oil on canvas, 28 3/4 x 47 1/2 in. (73 x 121 cm.)


 


This original design for a 1920's 'Southern Railways to Southampton' poster depicts Southampton docks -  the Ocean liners, identified by the colour of the funnels, are from the  White Star and Cunard fleets.  Johnson produced some of the most engaging posters of the interwar years and worked for many of the largest companies of the era: Shell, LNER, Lever Brothers, Lux, The Times, General Motos, Moss Bros and Legal & General