Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 184P, Closing Date: 17 October 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Posters Pictorial

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Lot 808 VSOE complete set of 12 limited edition 20" x 12" prints of posters by Pierre Fix-Masseau produced for the revival of the London - Paris - Venice service in 1982. Edition No.142 of 200 in contemporary clothbound slipcase with title on spine. Published 1985. Venice poster signed by the author. Slight fading to slipcase and wear to title, otherwise very good condition - Sold for £660 to bidder number 701

Lot 809 BTC q/r coloured pictorial poster "Progress" showing Cuneo view of the building of "Warship" class diesel loco at Swindon Works. Circa 1960. Folded, creasing and one small edge tear. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4848

Lot 810 BR(E) q/r pictorial map poster "Norfolk" with colour artwork showing local landmarks and characters. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 1285

Lot 811 BTC q/r poster "British Railways Locomotives" with artwork by Wolstenholme showing most of the standard classes and electric and diesel locos of the time (mid 1950s). Folded, fold tears, small loss at one fold. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2626

Lot 812 BR q/r coloured pictorial poster "Visit the Festiniog Railway in the Centenary Year of Passenger Services 1965" showing Cuneo view of loco Linda and approaching train. Folded and a little creased. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 813 BR(ScR) q/r map poster "The Clyde Coast and Loch Lomond. For Pleasure Sailings Amid Magnificent Scenery" showing map of the region by Nicolson. Undated, folded, small tape repair to rear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 814 BTC q/r coloured pictorial poster "British Transport Ships" showing 21 illustrations of the ships of the fleet by Charles King. Dated 1956. Folded, small edge tears at folds. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 2626

Lot 815 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Lancashire Coast" with artwork by Daphne Padden showing various activities. Circa early 1960s. Slight creasing to bottom edge. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 652

Lot 816 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Royal Leamington Spa" showing coloured view of bridge and river by Lander. Circa early 1960s. VGC. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4848

Lot 817 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Fenland" showing view of King John by Lance Cattermole. Circa late 1950s. Rolled. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 818 BR(NE) d/r pictorial poster "York" showing coloured view of The Shambles by Linford. Dated January 1962. Large tear at top edge otherwise OK. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 353

Lot 819 BIG 4 d/r coloured pictorial poster "Send it C.O.D. by Rail" showing photo and artwork illustration of luggage by Ralph Mott. Undated. Dusty and with some wear. Faults and loss to bottom edge. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 820 BTC d/r coloured pictorial poster "Please Remember My Tickets" announcing new scale of charges for accompanied dogs. Shows Studio Seven view of dog. Dated 1957. Folded. - Sold for £220 to bidder number 4848

Lot 821 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Party Outings by Rail" showing Francis Beck view of rail, bus and boat travel. Circa early 1960s, rolled, some creasing, minor corner faults. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 822 BR(M) d/r sized poster map "The Peak District of Derbyshire" with colour artwork by Reitz showing major sights. Circa 1961. Folded, small areas of loss. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 3732

Lot 823 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Riley showing view of Trafalgar Square at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 824 BR(E) d/r pictorial poster with artwork showing view of Southend at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Edge creasing, folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 825 BR(E) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Kenneth Steel showing view of Lowestoft at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 826 BR d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Barber showing green liveried DMU at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 7119

Lot 827 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising the celebrations for the City of Stoke on Trent golden jubilee of the federation of the six towns, March 1960. Shows illustration of potters wheel. Folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 828 BR d/r coloured poster advertising the Royal Tournament at Earl's Court showing image of gun carriage. Appears to be early 1970s. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 829 BR(S) d/r coloured poster map of Britain by Studio Seven showing major sights and local characters. Produced for the Dutch market with text at bottom in Dutch. Circa 1950s. Slight edge creasing. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 353

Lot 830 BR 20" x 30" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train - The Eastgate, Chester" showing view of the street. VGC. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 7119

Lot 831 CTAC d/r coloured poster advertising all-in holidays to Ireland via Fishguard from Western Region stations. Blue, yellow and green colour showing illustrations of train, ship and bus. Dated 1960. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 681

Lot 832 BR(M) d/r coloured photographic poster "Blackpool" showing two couples with tower in background. Dated 1960. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3903

Lot 833 BRB d/r coloured photographic poster "Rail Rovers. Freedom of Wales - see the best of Britain by Train" showing view of the Cambrian Coast. Dated 1990. - This item was not sold.

Lot 834 NETWORK SOUTHEAST d/r coloured photographic poster "Rail Rovers. Discover Britain with the Flexible Ticket" showing view of Eggesford, Devon. Dated 1994. Plus similar showing view of Bath dated 1990. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 835 NETWORK SOUTH EAST q/r system map. Dated May 1989. Slight edge creasing. - This item was not sold.

Lot 836 BRB d/r coloured pictorial poster "Electrification" showing progress with the ECML electrification scheme. Dated January 1987. Some creasing. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 837 BRB d/r coloured pictorial poster "Electrification" showing progress with the ECML electrification scheme. Dated July 1987. Some creasing. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 838 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster issued as No.3 in the "Facts and Figures" series detailing the work of the ships and ferries. Shows Studio Seven view of sailor on bridge. Dated 1957. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 7033

Lot 839 BR(ScR) d/r coloured pictorial poster issued as No.6 in the "Facts and Figures" series showing rolling stock numbers. Circa early 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 840 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising "Day Excursion Bookings to Manchester (Exchange)" from stations around Wrexham. Coloured illustration at top by Amos showing rail track and arrows. Dated 1962. Folded, edge tears and creases. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 841 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 30" x 20" wartime information poster "Stay Put this Whitsun" encouraging the public not to travel during the Whitsun holiday. Green and black print with Big 4 logo at bottom. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 659

Lot 842 MINISTRY OF WAR TRANSPORT 30" x 20" wartime information poster encouraging the public to travel between 10 and 4 if their journey is really necessary. Red and black print, folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 659

Lot 843 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Diesel Locomotive" showing A.Brenet view of the loco at speed. Dated 1966. Rolled, some creasing, heavily foxed towards bottom edge. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1158

Lot 844 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Trans Europ Express. Paris - Bruxelles - Amsterdam" showing A.Brenet view of electric loco at speed. Dated 1965. Rolled, some creasing, very heavily foxed towards bottom edge. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 353

Total number of Lots in Posters Pictorial: 37.

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