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Creator:
Septimus Edwin Scott, 1879–1962, British
Commissioned by London, Midland and Scottish Railway, British
Printed by S. C. Allen & Company Ltd
Title:

Blackpool: Where Health and Pleasure Meet

Date:
ca. 1930
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 39 1/4 x 49 3/4 inches (99.7 x 126.4 cm) and Mount: 42 1/2 x 53 inches (108 x 134.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In artist's hand, in black, bottom right corner of image: "Sep E Scott". In large black type, in white (but yellowing) border, above image: "BLACKPOOL"; in smaller black type: "WHERE HEALTH & PLEASURE MEET - TRAVEL IN COMFORT BY LMS". In tiny black type in white (but yellowing) border, beneath image, left: "E·R·C 53351"; right: "Printed in England by S.C. ALLEN & COMPANY LTD., 4 LISLE ST. LONDON, W.C.2". In graphite, on canvas backing, bottom right corner: "$7400"; top left corner: "17·22".

Lettered, upper center: "BLACKPOOL | WHERE HEALTH & PLEASURE MEET - TRAVEL IN COMFORT BY LMS"

In black, bottom right corner of image: "Sep E Scott"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
Copyright Status:
© National Railway Museum / SSPL
Accession Number:
B2001.16.2
Classification:
Posters
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:50395
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