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Creator:
Helen McKie, 1889–1957
Commissioned by Southern Railway, 1923–1947
Printed by The Baynard Press
Title:

Waterloo Station - Peace

Date:
1947
Materials & Techniques:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 40 x 49 3/4 inches (101.6 x 126.4 cm), Mount: 41 7/8 x 52 inches (106.4 x 132.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In artist's hand, in black, bottom left corner of image: "HELEN MCKIE". In yellow type, on a black border, beneath image, center: "WATERLOO STATION"; in smaller gold type, center: "A CENTENARY OF UNINTERRUPTED SERVICE DURING PEACE AND WAR"; in green type outlined in white, center: "SOUTHERN RAILWAY"; in yellow type, left: "1848"; right: "1948". In tiny black type, in white border, along bottom edge of poster, center: "Ad. 5416/ 1500/1947"; right: "PRINTED IN ENGLAND AT THE BAYNARD PRESS, LONDON".

Lettered, lower center: "WATERLOO STATION | A CENTENARY OF UNINTERRUPTED SERVICE DURING PEACE AND WAR | SOUTHERN RAILWAY"; lower left: "1848"; lower right: "1948"

In black, bottom left corner of image: "HELEN MCKIE"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
Copyright Status:
© National Railway Museum / SSPL
Accession Number:
B2000.8.22
Classification:
Posters
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48734
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