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    Sudan Travel Poster (McCorquodale & Co. Ltd, London, c. 1950s). Full-Bleed Poster (25" X 39").
    Established in 1846, McCorquodale & Company produced a prodigious amount of travel guides, timetables, posters and other ephemera for Great Britain, most famously for the country's rail lines. This evocative image of two Sudanese warriors was created to promote travel to Britain's (now former) colonial territory. The poster shows light handling, edge wear, smudges in the yellow background, and small tears in the top and bottom border with archival tape on the verso. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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