London: British Poster Advertising Association, 1937-1940
The period covered by Arts:Search is 1938-1940. Available now.
The Poster: A Quarterly Magazine for Advertisers, was the
official organ of the British Poster Advertising Association. It
was a trade journal for those involved in the design,
production and distribution of posters.
These issues contain articles on, the design of posters for
Guinness and Bovril railway posters, photo posters,
humorous posters, posters for luxury products, German life
insurance posters, etc.
Designers whose work is featured included Ashley Havinden
(art director of W.S. Crawford Ltd.), Tom Purvis, Bert
Thomas, F,C. Harrison, Gregory Brown, and E. MckNight