Vintage Burnham-On-Sea beach poster up for
auction in London
vintage poster showing a traditional Burnham-On-Sea beach scene
from a bygone age is to be auctioned in London this autumn.
item, which has a guide price of between £500 and £700,
is due to go on sale at an auction of travel and vintage posters.
shows a family enjoying Burnham's beach with the paddling pool,
low ligthouse and donkeys in the background.
at the bottom of the poster shows how it was used to promote the
town as a holiday resort for 'leisure and pleasure'.
poster also refers to the Highbridge and Burnham-On-Sea Railway
Station, as it was then known.
40 x 25in poster is a full colour offset lithograph printed by
Jordison & Co Ltd of London in the 1960s.
go on sale at Christies in South Kensington, London on September