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Creator:
Paul Millichip, born 1929, British
Commissioned by London Transport, 1937–2004, British
Printed by The Baynard Press, British
Title:

Country Walks: Spring

Date:
1957
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 39 15/16 x 24 15/16 inches (101.4 x 63.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In artist's hand, in black, bottom right corner of image: "Millichip". In yellow type on a black background, beneath image: "For winter's rains and ruins are over...| Blossom by blossom the spring begins". In smaller yellow type, beneath, right: "SWINBURNE"; in tiny yellow type, beneath, right: "By kind permission of William Heinemann Ltd." In small yellow type, beneath: "London Transport's 'Country Walks' books contain miles of detailed routes for the walker | in London's country. They are obtainable, at 2s. 6d., from Underground bookstalls | and ticker offices or from the Publicity Officer, 55 Broadway, Westminster, S.W.1". In tiny yellow type, along bottom edge of poster, left: "157-110M-2500"; right: "THE BAYNARD PRESS".

Lettered, lower center: "For winter's rains and ruins are over… | Blossom by blossom the spring begins | SWINBURNE | London Transport's 'Country Walks' books contain miles of detailed routes for the walker in London's country. They are obtainable, at 2s. 6d., from Undeground bookstalls and ticket offices or from the Publicity Officer, 55 Broadway, Westminster, S.W.I"

In black, bottom right corner of image: "Millichip"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
Copyright Status:
© TfL
Accession Number:
B2000.8.16
Classification:
Posters
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48749
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