Vintage Large Guinness For Strength Girder Poster.Limited Edition

£3400

VINTAGE LARGE GUINNESS FOR STRENGTH GIRDER POSTER. GILROY.LIMITED EDITION

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Description

Guinness For Strength was designed by Gilroy in the 1930s, and brought a wonderful sense of fun to the campaign which ran for thirty years.
This one has unfortunately been cut down (possibly to fit into a frame?)and now measures;
70cm x 50cm
The border top and bottom has been reattached as can be seen in the photos.
There is a copyright 1935 on the bottom.
Guinness have confirmed ‘In 1998, the Guinness Company held an exhibition in the Guinness Hopstore in Dublin to mark the centenary of the birth of John Gilroy. A range of posters were reproduced for sale in the Guinness Hopstore/ Museum as part of the exhibition, therefore the poster marked ‘Guinness Museum’ dates from that time.’Limited edition.
This poster was number 20 in the series.
Good vintage condition.
Will be sent rolled loosely in a tube, UK £7.40