Vintage Poster Blog

by Otto Nilesen

Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) posters by Otto Nielsen

22.02.2023 | comments | Tags: Airlines , Designer ,

Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) has a rich history dating back to 1946, when it was founded as a partnership between three Scandinavian countrie... Read More

Ocean Liners

Vintage Ocean Liner Posters: A Glimpse into the Golden Age of Luxurious Travel

The golden age of ocean travel The golden age of ocean travel was a time when traveling by ship was not only a means of transportation, but also a ... Read More

Ib Antoni - Otto Nielsen

Two great books about two important Danish poster designers

Two great books about the two Danish great poster designers Ib Antoni and Otto Nielsen has been published over the last years bringing back deserve... Read More


Wonderful Copenhagen - The poster

Do you see the difference? The poster: Wonderful Copenhagen The poster is an iconic rendering by Vagnby depicting a police constable helping a d... Read More


Who was A. W. Baylis? He designed so many beautiful Africa travel posters!

14.11.2021 | comments | Tags: Designer , Research ,

I have always had an interest in travel posters from Africa. This probably comes from my childhood travels to East Africa in mid-1960’s living in M... Read More

Sammegutten - Norsk turistplakat

Samegutten - Norges mest berømte plakat?

Etter suksessen med "Skisportens vugge" og OL-plakaten i 1952, laget Knut Yran en rekke andre plakater for norsk reiseliv. Yran var en allsidig bok... Read More