Fly to Australia by BOAC & Qantas - Vintage Airline Poster
This poster promoting Australia as a travel destination was designed by Frank Wootton for Qantas during the 1950's.
Frank Wootton was a distinguished British painter and illustrator, specialising in aviation subjects, and well-known for his paintings as the official artist to the RAF and Royal Canadian Air Force in WWII.
British Overseas Airways Corporation in association with Qantas Empire Airways, South African Airways & Tasman Empire Airways Ltd.
The Travel poster illustrates an Australian stockman mounted on a horse looking up at an airliner against a background of blue sky. The distinctive triple-tail of the Lockheed Constellation; insignia on airliner reads "BOAC" and on tail: "G. BOAC". BOAC purchased its first Constellations in 1946 which were the first pressurised airliners in widespread use and commenced flights on the emerging Britain-Australia service in 1948. The first Qantas service from Sydney to London using a Constellation commenced on 1 December 1947.
- The 'Fly to Australia by BOAC & Qantas' Poster has been created from an original poster.
- The poster is digitally printed on high quality paper with vivid colour and exceptional detail.
- We use Australia Post for International and Domestic Shipping.
- A4 [210 × 297mm] - [8.3" X 11.7"]
- A3 [297 × 420mm] - [11.7" X 16.5"]
- A2 [420 × 594mm] - [16.5" X 23.4"]
- A1 [594 × 841mm] - [23.4" X 33.1"]
- A0 [841 × 1189mm] - [33.1" X 46.8"]
Fly to Australia by BOAC and Qantas - Vintage Airline Poster
- Brands Vintage
- Product Code: AIR-AU-1111_Fly-to-Australia-by-BOAC-Qantas_[Frank Wootton]
- Availability: In Stock