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Photographic Print : Woolacombe & Mortenhoe, 1960

Woolacombe & Mortenhoe, 1960




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Woolacombe & Mortenhoe, 1960

British Rail poster depicting a sunny view of a beach from a hotel balcony. A family gather in the foreground. Artwork by Harry Riley

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Media ID 9997632

© NRM/Pictorial Collection


11"x8.5" Photo Print

Introducing the "Woolacombe & Mortenhoe, 1960" photographic print from the Media Storehouse collection, brought to you by the National Railway Museum. This beautiful vintage print transports you back in time with its sun-kissed depiction of Woolacombe beach and Mortenhoe village. The idyllic scene on this British Rail poster is captured by the skilled hand of Harry Riley, showcasing a family gathered in the foreground, enjoying the warmth of the sun and the tranquility of the sea. Bring a piece of nostalgic charm into your home or office with this timeless photographic print.

Photo prints are produced on Kodak professional photo paper resulting in timeless and breath-taking prints which are also ideal for framing. The colors produced are rich and vivid, with accurate blacks and pristine whites, resulting in prints that are truly timeless and magnificent. Whether you're looking to display your prints in your home, office, or gallery, our range of photographic prints are sure to impress. Dimensions refers to the size of the paper in inches.

Our Photo Prints are in a large range of sizes and are printed on Archival Quality Paper for excellent colour reproduction and longevity. They are ideal for framing (our Framed Prints use these) at a reasonable cost. Alternatives include cheaper Poster Prints and higher quality Fine Art Paper, the choice of which is largely dependant on your budget.

Estimated Image Size (if not cropped) is 17.6cm x 27.9cm (6.9" x 11")

Estimated Product Size is 21.6cm x 27.9cm (8.5" x 11")

These are individually made so all sizes are approximate

Artwork printed orientated as per the preview above, with portrait (vertical) orientation to match the source image.


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EDITORS COMMENTS
This print from the National Railway Museum transports us back to the summer of 1960, capturing the essence of a quintessential British seaside holiday. The artwork, skillfully crafted by Harry Riley, showcases a picturesque view of Woolacombe and Mortenhoe beaches on a sun-drenched day. The poster depicts an idyllic scene that instantly evokes feelings of warmth and relaxation. From the vantage point of a hotel balcony, we are treated to an expansive vista of golden sands stretching out towards crystal-clear waters under a cloudless sky. The beach is teeming with life as families gather in the foreground, their laughter and joy echoing through the air. Riley's attention to detail is evident in every brushstroke; he effortlessly captures the vibrant colors and textures found within this coastal paradise. Each element harmoniously blends together - from the rolling waves gently crashing onto shorelines to children building sandcastles with unbridled enthusiasm. As we gaze upon this nostalgic image, it serves as a reminder of simpler times when families flocked to these shores for cherished moments together. It encapsulates not only an era but also embodies our collective longing for carefree days spent basking in sunshine. This remarkable piece stands as testament to British Railways' promotion of holidays by train during that period – encouraging people across Britain to explore their own country's natural beauty spots via rail travel.

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