This colorful travel poster invites all to visit Northern Ireland, advertising it as a "friendly land for a carefree holiday.” The artwork is a collage of lovely pictures portraying Northern Ireland as a great travel destination --- whether one is interested in history and wants to see the famous Irish round towers and castles; in sports and wishes to play golf or sail; or in local culture and beautiful scenery and wishes to tour the cities and countryside. It is clear from this poster that Northern Ireland has something to satisfy every tourist’s interest.
Hans Unger (1915 - 1975) designed this poster. Born in Germany, he moved to London in 1948 where he became one of Britain’s most important post-war graphic designers, illustrators and mosaicists. This poster was commissioned by British Travel and printed in Great Britain by the Upton Printing Group.
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