skip to content
Ocean liner posters Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Ocean liner posters

Author: Gabriele Cadringher; Anne Massey; Antique Collectors' Club.
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : Antique Collectors' Club, [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This text tells the story of shipping companies and their ships through the art they produced - their posters. It charts the evolution of ocean liner posters from the first ship poster reproductions of the late 19th century, through the Art Nouveau era, when the image of the ship began to take a key role in terms of visual importance.
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Catalogs
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriele Cadringher; Anne Massey; Antique Collectors' Club.
ISBN: 9781851496730 1851496734
OCLC Number: 731914698
Notes: Originally published in French as: Affiches des compagnies maritimes. Paris : Citadelles & Mazenod, 2008.
Description: 199 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
The second half of the nineteenth century: the birth of maritime companies --
The beginning of the twentieth century: the early giants of the sea --
The twenties: the rebirth of maritime transport --
The thirties: the great age of ocean liners --
From the post-war era to the sixties: the decline and end --
Poster designers.
Other Titles: Affiches des compagnies maritimes.
Responsibility: Gabriele Cadringher ; text by Anne Massey.

Abstract:

Tells the story of shipping companies and their ships through the art they produced - their posters.  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Cadringher is a passionate collector of ocean liner memorabilia, and her collection forms the backbone of the book. Text from Massey brings the history of these great ships to life, making this a Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.