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Creator:
Tom Eckersley, 1914–1997, British
Commissioned by London Transport, 1937–2004, British
Printed by Walter Brian Ltd, British
Title:
Ceremonial London
Date:
1976
Medium:
Screen print mounted on canvas
Dimensions:
Sheet: 40 x 25 1/16 inches (101.6 x 63.7 cm) and Mount: 44 1/8 x 29 1/4 inches (112.1 x 74.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

drawn on stone in artist's hand lower left: "Eckersley 76"; inscribed in graphite top left: "6-337B"

Lettered, upper left: "Ceremonial London | provides Londoners and their visitors with the | world's finest free shows. | The Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace | and in Whitehall, the Trooping of the Colour | on the Horse Guards Parade, salutes by | the Royal Horse Artillery Company at the Tower, | the magical blend of fun, ancient tradition | and military display which is the Lord Mayor's Show - | all are included in Visitor's London, | London Transport's own special tourist guide-book. | Buy it at almost any Underground station or at | any London Transport Travel Enquiry Office. 85p."

Signed lower left: "Eckersley 76"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
Copyright Status:
© TfL
Accession Number:
B2009.8
Classification:
Posters
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
guard | pamphlet
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Art for All - British Posters for Transport (The Wolfsonian Museum, 2011-04-15 - 2011-08-14)

Art for All - British Posters for Transport (Musée de l'Imprimerie, 2010-10-13 - 2011-02-15)

Art for All - British Posters for Transport (Yale Center for British Art, 2010-05-27 - 2010-08-15)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:62041
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