|Posters - Sport - Ski|
Winter Sports Scotland Dean and Dawson UK / c 1930s / Ski Posters / Bird / 99x61 Original vintage sport poster – Winter Sports at their best – Dean & Dawson Ltd Glasgow Ask for special programme. Great design featuring a dynamic image of a man jumping in the air on his skis and smiling to the viewer with mountains in the background, the text above and below in stylised letters. One of the oldest travel agencies, Dean & Dawson was founded in the late 1800s as a merger between Joseph Dean (who formed a travel agency 1871 and printing company in 1890) and businessman John Dawson; the agency's first holiday package tour was to Paris in 1878 and the company was run in partnership with the railways; in 1938 it was taken over by Thomas Cook; the printers still exist today as Deanprint and the travel agency offers bespoke and specialist holidays as Dean & Dawson. Good condition, folds, small tears and creases on margins.