The Beck of Beyond

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London’s Underground Map – Past, Present and Future
by Claire Dobbin, London Transport Museum

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The Beck of Beyond

  1. 1. The Power of the Image 2011 The Beck of Beyond London’s Underground Map Past, Present and Future Claire Dobbin
  2. 2. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket Underground map, 1933 Balham Underground Station, 1934
  3. 3. The Power of the Image 2011 Modern God of Transport, Lilian Dring, 1938
  4. 4. The Power of the Image 2011 Detail from Underground booklet, An Alphabet of TOT, Charles Pears, 1915
  5. 5. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket Underground map, 1908
  6. 6. The Power of the Image 2011 No need to ask a P’liceman, John Hassall, 1908 Cartoon by George Morrow, Punch, Sep 1909
  7. 7. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket map, MacDonald Gill, 1921 Pocket map, F H Stingemore, 1932
  8. 8. The Power of the Image 2011 The Wonderground map, MacDonald Gill, 1914
  9. 9. The Power of the Image 2011 Poster map, unknown artist, 1928
  10. 10. The Power of the Image 2011 Hand drawn prepublication drawing, Harry Beck, c1931
  11. 11. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket Underground map, 1933
  12. 12. The Power of the Image 2011 Cartoon from TOT magazine, March 1933
  13. 13. The Power of the Image 2011 Manor House Underground Station Nov 1932 Bakerloo Connections Everywhere, 1908
  14. 14. The Power of the Image 2011 Underground posters from 1923, 1930 and 1932
  15. 15. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket Underground map, Hans Schleger, 1938
  16. 16. The Power of the Image 2011 Underground poster map, 1946 Press button route indicator machine, 1947 Be Map Conscious, Lewitt-Him, 1945
  17. 17. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket bus map, 1946
  18. 18. The Power of the Image 2011 Art Today, Hans Unger, 1966 Tate Gallery by Tube, David Booth of Fine White Line, 1987
  19. 19. The Power of the Image 2011 The Great Bear, Simon Patterson, 1992 Tube map cover, artwork by Cornelia Parker, 2007
  20. 20. The Power of the Image 2011 Passenger drawings made as part of Helen Scalway’s Travelling Blind project, 1996
  21. 21. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket Tube map, Sep 2009, Cover artwork by Richard Long
  22. 22. The Power of the Image 2011 Unpublished map, by Beck, covering the Map of London Underground and rail entire London rail network, 1938 network, 2009
  23. 23. The Power of the Image 2011 Pocket Tube map, 2006, artwork by David Shrigley
  24. 24. The Power of the Image 2011 www.ltmuseum.co.uk claire.dobbin@ltmuseum.co.uk

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