Title - Robert Burns - Bi-Centenary of the Birth of Scotland's National Poet - (25th Jan 1759 - 21st Jul 1796).
Artist - W.C. Nicolson.
Description - This poster was commissioned to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Robert Burns's birthday and features many of the people and places most associated with him. There is also a small map in the bottom right corner highlighting the places he spent his life.
This is the second example of this poster that we have acquired.
Year Published - 1959
Size - Quad Royal (approx 50 x 40in or 127 x 101.5cm)
Original Vintage British Railways Travel Poster.
Published by British Railways (Scottish Region) B. 25267
Lithographed by McCorquodale, Glasgow, Scotland
Condition Grade and Condition Report:
Grade: B+, un-conserved.
Folds with minor wear, edge wear top right edge, a little minor foxing above Jean Armour's head. More detailed photos are available on request if required.