Tom Purvis (1888-1959) He was known as 'the King of the Hoardings' by Edwin J. Embleton, the head of the Art Department at The Ministry of Information. He was a very successful poster artist and a member of The Artists Rifles.
A rail bargain from a bygone era: Historic posters depicting the delights of British beach breaks go under the hammer
A rail bargain from a bygone era: Historic posters depicting the delights of…
Great British Railway Journeys - Series 6
Using a nineteenth century Bradshaw's Handbook for travelling through Victorian Britain, Michael Portillo sets off on four new railway journeys which will take him across Britain. Click Here to buy Great British Railway Journeys - Series 6 DVD.