|Posters - Travel|
Royal Mail Atlantis Sunshine Cruises UK / 1920s / Travel Posters / Padden / 101.5x63 Original vintage poster for Royal Mail Lines Ltd - Atlantis sunshine cruises - America House, Cockspur Street, London SW1 / Royal Mail House, Leadenhall Street, London EC3. Colourful image featuring a lady wearing a white head shawl and colourful clothes behind a smiling boy with white buildings and people in the background, under a clear blue sky. Artwork by the British poster designer, Percy Padden (1886-1965). Royal Mail Lines (1932-1965) was a leading cruise ship operator created to take over The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company (founded 1839); in 1965 it was taken over by a British transport operator, Furness Withy & Company (1891-1980). Excellent condition.