Poster Art 150: the tube says it with a poster - Creative Review
To mark the Underground's 150th birthday, an exhibition at the London Transport Museum presents150 of the most significant posters created for the tube. Within this history of London Underground posters lies the history of the poster itself.
The familiar pink paper of the Financial Times seen here, in a 1955 poster by Abram Games, racing ahead! Games was one of the best known UK based graphic designers of the period and this poster is only a few years after his 1951 Festival of Britian logo.