Vintage Posters Sale
on Thursday 18th December 2014 at 2.00pm
Lots: 243-290 of 313
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Lot Description and Estimate Images Sold For
243

Designer Unknown Women Wanted as Ambulance Drivers, original WW2 Civil Defence poster ARP 57 printed for HMSO by Charles & Reid - 76 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 300-350

    
244

Tom Purvis (1888-1959) In a raid - Don't stand and stare at the sky. Take cover at once, original WW2 Civil Defence poster - 25.5 x 76 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 150-200

150
245

Tom Purvis (1888-1959) In a raid - Keep your gas mask always with you.., original WW2 Civil Defence poster - 25.5 x 76 cm
Condition - Grade A
Estimate: 150-200

    
246

Walter Thomas (1894-1971) Britain's sea power is yours ! M.T.B's Attack at dawn, original poster CN1 213(A) 45 issued by The Admiralty, printed for HMSO by Alf Cooke - 51 x 76 cm
Condition - Grade B mounted on linen restoration to top border
Estimate: 250-300

    
247

In an air raid... What motorists must do by day by night, original photographic WW2 Civil Defence poster - 76 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A
Estimate: 200-250

200
248

Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971) War Savings are Warships, original poster WFP 183 issued by National Savings Committee, printed for HMSO by J Weiner - 76 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A
Estimate: 300-350

300
249

Designer Unknown Britain's Aircraft Exhibition on the John Lewis bombed site, June 21st, original WW2 poster issued by the MOI, printed for HMSO by Lowe & Brydone 1945 - 76 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 350-400

300
250

Bristles are Scarce, Brushes are Precious, original WW2 photo montage poster issued by Ministry of Supply No114 printed for HMSO by Multi Machine Plates Ltd - 76 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 200-250

    
251

Victory is in your hands! Tighten your grip - get into War Work, original WW2 photo montage poster issued by Ministry of Labour and National Service, printed for HMSO by Johnson Riddle - 76 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 150-200

    
252

H M Bateman (Henry Mayo 1887-1970) The wife who squandered the ELECTRICITY, Save Fuel to make munitions for battle, original WW2 poster issued by the Ministry of Fuel and Power, printed for HMSO by James Haworth 1943 - 76 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 300-350

    
253

H M Bateman (Henry Mayo 1887-1970) The daughter who heaped on the COAL, Save Fuel for battle, original WW2 poster issued by the Ministry of Fuel and Power, printed for HMSO by Chromoworks 1943 - 76 x 51 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 300-350

    
254

H M Bateman (Henry Mayo 1887-1970) The worker who left the lights ON!, Don't be fuel-ish, original WW2 poster issued by the Ministry of Fuel and Power, printed for HMSO by J Weiner 1943 - 76 x 51 cm

250
255

Warship Week A message from the Prime Minister Winston S Churchill, original WW2 poster WFP192 issued by the National Savings, printed for HMSO by Hubners c.1942 - 49 x 37 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 100-150

70
256

Designer Unknown Nazi War Aims Grab ! Grab !! Grab !!!, original WW2 poster printed c.1940 - 38 x 51 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 100-150

    
257

Designer Unknown National Service Women Wanted to help children from evacuated areas, original WW2 poster ARP60 printed for HMSO by Vincent Brooks Day - 38 x 25.5 cm; Civil Nursing Reserve, original WW2 poster ARP24 printed for HMSO by Fosh & Cross - 38 x 25.5 cm; and ATS Women Volunteers, original WW2 lettering poster, printed for HMSO by AC Ltd - 38 x 25.2 cm (3)
Condition - Grade A each mounted on linen
Estimate: 100-150

150
258

Official Scrap Iron Dumps, Bring Victory Nearer.., original WW2 poster - 33 x 38 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 40-50

35
259

Fougasse (Kenneth Bird 1887-1965) Please put out all your Paper, Metal, Bones, Rags, & Rubber for Salvage, original WW2 poster printed for HMSO by Flemings circa 1940 - 101 x 63 cm

This Double Royal format poster would have been intended for display at Railway Stations

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen restored losses in four small areas
Estimate: 500-600

550
260

P E Castle Flying Bomb F.Z.G 76, (Doodlebug) original WW2 Sectioned view poster, Air Ministry Air Diagram 1395 9/44, printed for HMSO by Hudson Scott September 1944 - 74 x 102 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen restored centre fold
Estimate: 300-500

450
261

Clive Uptton (1911-2006) Save Fuel for Battle !, original WW2 poster issued by the Ministry of Fuel & Power, printed for HMSO by J Weiner circa 1944 - 152 x 100 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 500-600

    
262

V Pitchforth (Roland Vivian 1895-1982) Steelworkers ("We Work On - Work and Win"), original WW2 poster before lettering, issued by Ministry of Information, printed for HMSO 1940 - 105 x 142 cm

The original art work for this poster an oil on board is held at the Herbert Art Gallery in Coventry and was donated by the Government in 1947.

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen


Estimate: 300-500

500
263

Little's Together, The British Commonwealth of Nations, original WW2 poster printed for HMSO by J Weiner circa 1941 - 102 x 152 cm

Condition - Grade B mounted on linen
Estimate: 200-300

300
264

Lucas Every Rivet a Bullet Speed the Ships, original WW2 poster printed by Fosh & Cross June 1941 - 76 x 51 cm; and Allies in the Shipyards, original WW2 poster - 50 x 38 cm (2)

Condition - Grade A each mounted on linen
Estimate: 100-150

    
265

Anon Fight in the Streets, Belong to your Savings Group, original WW2 poster WFP 214 printed for HMSO by Lowe & Brydone - 76 x 51 cm; and Eileen Evans Your Blood Could Save a Life, Issued by the Min of Health printed for HMSO by Clunbury Press - 76 x 51 cm (2)

Condition - Grade A each mounted on linen
Estimate: 100-150

    
266

Anon Help to fight FIRE Join the AFS, issued by HM Government printed by SP & Co - 76 x 51 cm; and Join your neighbours Civil Defence, original poster No 114 printed for HMSO by Stafford - 38 x 25 cm (2)

Condition - Grade A each mounted on linen
Estimate: 40-50

    
267

Dig For Victory, original photogravure WW2 poster printed for HMSO by J Weiner 1941 - 38 x 25 cm

The most famous of the Home Front posters and the first of a number of designs using the same slogan "Dig for Victory" and is the most effective in terms of simplicity of design and its very clear message. Please follow the link below to watch a Wartime public information film on the Dig or Victory campaign.
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/focuson/film/videos/1900-1945/world-war-2/dig-for-victory.mpg
Condition - Grade B tape marks and small loss to top edge
Estimate: 200-300

420
268

Peter Fraser (1888-1950) Dig On For Victory, And Now - Win the PEACE Vote Labour, two reprint posters, each 76 x 51 cm (2)
Condition - Grade A each mounted on linen
Estimate: 30-40

40
269

W M Fraser (William Miller 1864-1961) Perth The Fair City Scotland's Holiday Centre, original poster printed by McCorquodale circa 1930 - 102 x 127 cm

Condition - Grade A
Estimate: 250-350

    
270

Fred Taylor (1875-1963) Lincoln, original poster printed for the LNER by John Waddington circa 1930 - 102 x 127 cm

Condition - Grade B mounted on cartridge
Estimate: 500-700

    
271

Leonard Squirrell (1893-1979) Chester, original poster printed for the LMS by S C Allen 1931 - 101 x 127 cm
Condition - Grade A/B mounted on linen restoration on folds
Estimate: 600-700

    
272

H Tittensor (Harry 1887-1942) Norwich Cathedral, The Cloisters, original poster printed for the LNER by Haycock circa 1937 - 102 x 127 cm
Condition - Grade A/B mounted on linen
Estimate: 250-350

280
273

Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971) The Dee at Chester, original poster printed for BR (LMR0 by Jordison 1948 - 102 x 127 cm
Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 600-800

    
274

Walter E Spadbery (1889-1969) The South Downs Southern, original poster Ad 5484 1946 printed for the SR by Waterlow - 102 x 127 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 800-1000

    
275

F G Widgery (Frederick John 1861-1942) GWR Glorious Devon Hound and Haytor Dartmoor, original poster printed for GWR by S.P & Co circa 1925 - 100 x 125 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 1200-1600

    
276

Frank Mason (1875-1965) Saltburn-by-the Sea, original poster printed for the LNER by Vincent Brooks Day circa 1925 - 101 x 63 cm

Condition - Grade A/B mounted on linen
Estimate: 300-400

    
277

Rowland Hilder (1905-1993) Norwich, original poster printed for the LNER by Vincent Brooks Day circa 1937 - 102 x 63 cm

Condition - Grade A
Estimate: 300-400

250
278

Pierre Fix-Masseau (1905-1994) Venice Simplon Orient-Express the complete set of twelve colour lithograph posters, edition 476 of 500, published by Collection Venice Simplon-Orient-Express 1985, printed on lithographic press of the Imprimerie IPA at Champigny-sur-Marne on Arche Lavis-Fidelis 250g paper, contemporary cloth slip case, the Venice poster pencil signed by artist and numbered 476/500 each poster 51 x 31 cm (12)
Condition - Grade A slip case fine
Estimate: 500-700

600
278A

Cuneo (Terence 1907-1996) An Engine is Wheeled, original poster printed for Railway Executive by Waterlow 1950 - 102 x 127 cm
Condition - Grade B folds and small tears to edge
Estimate: 600-700

    
279

J C Moody (1884-1962) Harrogate (The Pavilion and Show Ground) original poster printed for the Railway Executive (North Eastern Region) by Chromoworks circa 1949 - 102 x 127 cm
Condition - Grade A

Estimate: 500-700

450
280

Geo S Dixon New Brighton Wallasey, Cheshire Coast, original poster printed for The Railway Executive (London Midland Region) by London Lithographic 1949 - 102 x 127 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 700-1000

550
281

Sep E Scott (Septimus 1879-1962) Your Friends on the LMS, original poster printed by Jordison 1946 - 102 x 127 cm

Condition - Grade A/B mounted on linen

Estimate: 300-400

    
282

LMS 'In Perspective' No 1 The Carriage, original poster printed by Chromoworks circa 1939 - 102 x 127 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen

Estimate: 150-200

    
283

Pierre Fix-Masseau (1905-1994) Venice Simplon Orient-Express Sleeping Car, original poster printed by Bauge 1981 - 99 x 62 cm

Condition - Grade A

Estimate: 100-150

85
283A

Eckersley (Tom) (1914-1987) Fifty Years of Poster Design, original poster printed for London Transport 1984 - 152 x 63 cm

This new size of poster 60"x 40"was introduced in 1984 when London Transport revived the policy of direct commissions from artists, the new campaign was also essentially a programme of fine art sponsorship
Condition - Grade A



Estimate: 70-100

    
284

Bert Thomas (1883-1966) It's Quicker by Rail, original poster printed for GWR, LNER, LMS, Southern by Waterlow circa 1939 - 102 x 63 cm

Condition - Grade B folds small tear
Estimate: 500-700

    
285

Edgar and Winifred Ward Beaconsfield and Virginia Water, two photogravure posters printed for London Transport by Sun Engraving Co Ltd 1927 - each - 102 x 63 cm (2)

Condition - Grade B folds small tears
Estimate: 70-100

    
286

Austin Cooper (1890-1964) Passengers of the Past (Robinson Crusoe) original poster printed for LNER by The Dangerfield Printing Co Ltd circa 1930 - 102 x 63 cm

Condition - Grade B small tears and loss
Estimate: 150-250

70
287

F H Warren Advertise on the LNER, original poster printed for LNER by Ben Johnson circa 1925 - 102 x 64 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 250-300

110
288

Bruce Angrave (1914 - 1983) Parties of 8, original poster No 4 printed for BR(RE) by Ernest J Day - 102 x 63 cm
Condition Grade- A slight creasing bottom left corner

Estimate: 100-150

    
289

Reginald Mayes (1901-1992) In War and Peace we serve, No 573 printed for GWR, LMS, LNER and SR by Truscott c 1940 - 102 x 63 cm

Condition - Grade A mounted on linen
Estimate: 200-300

    
290

Frank Wootton (1914-1998) Cornwall, original poster printed for RE(WR) by Waterlow c 1959 - 102 x 63 cm

Condition -Grade A mounted on linen

Estimate: 600-800

500
 
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