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Griffin, artist particulars unknown. Shown are the Mayfair Room, Empress Room, Cathay Lounge, Salle Jacques Cartier, Knickerbocker Bar, The Mall, Olympian Pool, Sports Deck, Children's Playroom, the bedroom and living room of a suite, and two plush cabins. The renderings are excellent and I wish I knew more about the artist. \u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThe center spread contains a wonderful EMPRESS OF BRITAIN portrait by an artist who needs no introduction, Kenneth Shoesmith (1890-1939). He makes the somewhat ungainly ship look like a golden palace. \u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eToo bad the EMPRESS OF BRITAIN has the dubious honor of being the largest passenger ship sunk during World War Two.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eGood condition with light cover wear and a loose center page."}

EMPRESS OF BRITAIN: 1931 - Deluxe intro brochure from maiden year

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Canadian Pacific: A magnificent interiors brochure for the EMPRESS OF BRITAIN from her maiden voyage year of 1931.

The twenty-eight page brochure is full of dazzle as tiny accents of copper and silver foil provide sparkle throughout.

The major First Class public rooms are shown in color illustrations by F. Griffin, artist particulars unknown. Shown are the Mayfair Room, Empress Room, Cathay Lounge, Salle Jacques Cartier, Knickerbocker Bar, The Mall, Olympian Pool, Sports Deck, Children's Playroom, the bedroom and living room of a suite, and two plush cabins. The renderings are excellent and I wish I knew more about the artist.

The center spread contains a wonderful EMPRESS OF BRITAIN portrait by an artist who needs no introduction, Kenneth Shoesmith (1890-1939). He makes the somewhat ungainly ship look like a golden palace.

Too bad the EMPRESS OF BRITAIN has the dubious honor of being the largest passenger ship sunk during World War Two.

Good condition with light cover wear and a loose center page.
$150.00
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