Artist - Fred Taylor
Fred Taylor, born 1875 in London, died 1963. Designed posters for the Underground Group and London Transport 1908-1946
- Educated; Académie Julian, Paris;
- Educated; Goldsmiths College;
Fred Taylor was one of Britain's foremost poster artists from 1908 to the 1940s. Able to turn his hand to most subjects, Taylor was best known for his posters of buildings and architecture. His main clients included the Underground (later London Transport) and the Empire Marketing Board, as well as railway and shipping companies. He was also a decorative painter, exhibiting regularly at the Royal Academy.