Motors Electro-Motive Division comparing travelling styles in
1910 and 1950. 24 x26cms
02 Advert for Coca Cola, Through 65 years, January 1957
23 x 24 cms.
03 Arthur Wragg, illustration to Jesus Wept , Selwyn
and Blount London undated 1934. Wragg contrasts the preponderence of dark
over the Old Year, with the pale light that illuminates the New Year.
Compare the hands -the white contrasting with the black of the Old. The
Old Year obscures the year, while the New is in the forefront, with the
number of the year well to the fore. The Old presents a reflective glance,
the New gazing on the prospect of the New.
Gropper, The Harvest of War, cartoon, The Jewish Tribune
, October 7th. 1914 and 1927.
04 America Fore Insurance Group , advert march 1953, and one of the more
terrifying visions in advertising imagery - the massed ranks of insurance
salesmen. Their area occupied bears an uncanny resemblance to the USA
itself - and they seem to be rushing, lemming-like, off the peninsula
of Florida into the Caribbean. 22 x 24cms