Cheap Day Returns to the Open Country

 
Cheap Day Returns to the Open Country
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  • Title :     Cheap Day Returns to the Open Country
  • Artist:     Frank Newbould Artist
  • Accession:     85.5.38
  • Country:     Great Britain
  • Date:     circa 1930
  • Dimensions:     Inches 25-3/4 20 Dimensions, framed Inches 24-3/4 19-1/4 Dimensions, unframed, Centimeters 65.4 50.8 Dimensions, framed Centimeters 62.9 48.9 Dimensions, unframed
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Cityscape , Railroads , Advertising , Transportation , Travel , Leisure/Sports
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.5.38.JPG
  • Tags:     Health, Hygiene, and Fitness~Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Gouache on paper painting for London Transport depicting stylized geometric scene of railroad with industrial city in foreground and open country with yellow sky in background; predominately painting in blues, greens, reds and yellows; promotes inexpensive excursions to the country via railroad.