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|Designer:||Durman, Alan (1905-1963)|
|Dimensions:||101.5 x 63.5cm (approx 40 x 25 in.)|
Summer and winter resort
Express trains from London (Waterloo) through trains from Midlands & North
Alan Durman was an artist and photographer born in Weymouth, Dorset. Self-trained as a painter he worked early in his career as a window display artist in London before World War II.
Brief Bio: 1905-1963, artist; illustrator; painter; photographer; poster artist, British
Notes: trained as a photographer; worked in window display and at the Imperial Tobacco Company as artist and photographer; worked for Mardon, Son and Hall, Bristol, the printer and packaging manufacturer; WW2 - served as an officer in the RASC; mural artist; produced posters for British Railways, (Southern and Western Regions) and the Eastern National coach company, active in 1950s-60s.
A great and colorful poster in a size called "Double Royal".