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'Eastbourne', SR poster, 1938.

Shoesmith, Kenneth Denton

'Eastbourne', SR poster, 1938.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 19cm x 32cm


Poster produced for the Southern Railway (SR) to promote rail travel to the popular resort of Eastbourne, East Sussex. The poster shows a view of the seafront with the promenade, pavilion and holidaymakers crowding the beach. Artwork by Kenneth Shoesmith (1890-1939), who spent time at sea and painted marine subjects. He was a member of the British School of Poster Designers. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 635 mm.

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