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  • Design Credit: Samantha Todhunter Design Ltd., Photo Credit: Oliver Clarke. Dimensions: H 39.77 in. x W 25.2 in.
  • Design Credit: Lucy Harris Studio, Photo Credit: Francesco Bertocci. Dimensions: H 39.77 in. x W 25.2 in.
  • Design Credit: Timothy Godbold, Photo Credit: Karl Simone. Dimensions: H 39.77 in. x W 25.2 in.
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Ernest Coffin
Original Vintage GWR LMS Railway Poster Oxford University Christ Church Tom Quad

1936

$2,763.45

About the Item

Original vintage GWR and LMS train travel poster for Oxford issued by the Great Western Railway and the London, Midland and Scottish Railway featuring stunning artwork by Ernest Coffin (1868-1944) of the historic Oxford building The Great Quadrangle (known as Tom Quad), one of the quads of Christ Church College at the University of Oxford that was built in 1525-29 with the gatehouse and bell tower on St Aldates built in 1681-82, depicting people walking in front of the building glowing in the evening sunshine with long shadows across the path, the title text, logos and information below reading: Travel information may be obtained from associated British and Irish Railways Inc 9 Rockefeller Plaza New York City. Good condition, restored paper losses on margins, small stains on margin, backed on linen.
  • Creator:
    Ernest Coffin (1868 - 1944)
  • Creation Year:
    1936
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 39.77 in (101 cm)Width: 25.2 in (64 cm)
  • Medium:
  • Period:
  • Condition:
    Good condition, restored paper losses on margins, small stains on margin, backed on linen.
  • Gallery Location:
    London, GB
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU4364699792

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