Auction Date: 6/07/2017 at 10:30 am
Show Card for Travel Agents Display entitled ‘The Airport of London, Croydon’ c.1938 printed from a beautiful painting by C.E. Turner. (Probably specially commissioned). Also the printed text on the reverse states; “The painting shows the arrival at the London Airport, Croydon of the Imperial Airways Liner “Atlanta” the first of the type specially designed for service to South Africa. In the background a huge “Heracles” type biplane is being made ready for her midday flight to Paris” etc. Attractively printed on a type of mottled thick paper mounted on card so as to look like an oil painting, size 38 x 25cm approx.