Lot 659: York. 1939
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: HARRY TITTENSOR (1887-1942) Size: 24 3/4 x 39 3/8 in./63 x 100.2 cm Ben Johnson, York Tittensor produced a variety of posters for the LNER, most of which showcase the architectural beauty of a given destination. Here, he has an exquisite eye for the interplay of light and shadow upon The Shambles, giving us a clean, almost Modernist rendering of York's famous 14th Century street. (rail)
Condition Report: B/ Restored tears in lower right image.
Dimensions: 24 3/4 x 39 3/8 in./63 x 100.2 cm
Artist or Maker: HARRY TITTENSOR (1887-1942)