Harlech Castle and Snowdonia, Wales, late 1940s
A DRAMATIC original vintage poster from the later 1940s showing Harlech Castle in northwest Wales and the mountains of Snowdonia beyond.
Size 102cm x 63cm
Condition Very good, although there is some foxing to the upper quarter. If you would like to know more please get in touch.
Background Built in the 13th century on the orders of the English king, Edward I, Harlech Castle is considered a jewel of medieval military architecture and is listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Its rich history includes several sieges. The poster can be dated between 1947 and 1950, the years when the British Tourist and Holidays Board bore that name.
Printer The Vandyck Printers Ltd
Publisher Travel Association of Great Britain and Northern Ireland