Original British Industries Fair poster, Ashley Havinden 1952

British Industries Fair, 1953

Ashley Havinden

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  • Condition: B- (linen backed, surface wear)
  • Date: 1953
  • Designer: Ashley Havinden (1903-1973)
  • Printer: Johnson, Riddle & Co
  • Publisher: British Industries Fair/British European Airways
  • Size: DR (630 x 1005 mm)

The ‘Coronation Year’ poster for the annual British Industries Fair designed, on this occasion, by the influential British graphic designer Ashley Havinden. Appointed a Royal Designer for Industry in 1947, Havinden (who signed his work ‘Ashley’) was the long-time Art Director for the Crawfords Advertising Agency. This poster was published in association with British European Airways and printed for the Dutch market.