Food and beverage advertising

 

PLEASE NOTE:

 

The pictures are not proportionately sized, so please check the measurements given. 

Mount colour is as accurate as possible, but of course may show up differently on different computers.

Picture size is approximate, though overall mount size is pretty accurate.  Any noticeable marks or creases are noted in the description. 

 

Those marked with *VM are not currently physically mounted. We have suggested a suitable colour, but we will mount in a colour to suit you (within reason!). Please use our order/enquire form to request this and for any other queries.

 

Please note the print number before clicking or use the "Add to Cart" button on the items below.


french
No. 10959

Boudoir Biscuits

French ad for cocktail biscuits, from Plaisir de France

Date:  c1953

Picture size: 7.5" x 11.25"

Mount: 12" x 16", sandstone

Price including shipping

vintage; custard; playing-cards
No. 10055

Bird's Custard

- always trumps

Vintage advert

Date: 1927

Picture size: 8.5" x 13"

Mount: 14" x 18", cream

 

Price including shipping


McVitie & Price vintage advert
No. 10056

McVitie's Digestives

Date:  1932

Picture size: 9" x 13"

Mount: 14" x 18", light olive green

Price including shipping

Bovril
No. 10661

Bovril

"A little Bovril keeps the doctor away"

Date:  1920

Picture size:  9.25" x 14.25"

Mount:  14" x 18", Black (VM) 

Price including shipping


ovaltine
No. 10834

Ovaltine

Early and rare advert. A little grubby with faint crease marks, but looks fine behind glass. Double mounted.

Date: c1920

Picture size: 5.75" x 8"

Mount: 11" x 14", 

Mid green/sahara

Price including shipping

Rare; antique advertising print
No. 10070

Duckworth's Lemon

Antique advert from Duckworth & Co, rare

 

Date: c1910

Picture size: 3.25" x 8.25"

Mount: 8" x 10", Strong blue

 

Price including shipping


Vintage advert
No. 10596

Oxo

"The Mighty Atom"

Vintage advert

 

Date: 1924

Picture size: 9.25" x 14"

Mount: 14" x 18", Hussar Blue

 

Price including shipping

Meltis, Bedford
No. 10111

New Berry Fruits

A common gift in the '50s and '60s

Date: 1952

Picture size: 8" x 10.75"

Mount: 12" x 16", Mid green

 

Price including shipping


Vintage advert
No. 10445

Batchelors

English canned fruits and vegetables; Viyella ad on reverse

Crease, bottom left

Date: 1943

Picture size: 7.5" x 10.5"

Mount: 12" x 16", Cream (VM) 

 

Price including shipping

Vintage advert
No. 10598

Bovril

"Don't forget the Bovril!" Illustrated by Tom Purvis

 

Date: 1924

Picture size: 9" x 14

Mount: 14" x 18",Cream

 

Price including shipping


Crawford's Shortbread
No. 10279

Crawford's Shortbread

Ad for Crawford's White Heather Shortbread.  Foxed round edges and a little grubby (was a back page of Punch almanack)

Date:  1934

Picture size:  7.5" x 10"

Mount:  11" x 14", cream (VM)

Price including shipping

Schweppes
No. 11075

Schweppes

Sport in Schweppshire. Edward the Confessor plays golf.

 

Date: 1951

Picture size: 7.25" x 9.75"

Mount: 11" x 14, dark blue 

Price including shipping


Cadbury
No. 10778

Cadbury

Marlborough assortment, made at Bournville

 

Date: 1926

Picture size: 8.75" x 12.75"

Mount: 12" x 16", cream (VM)

 

Price including shipping

advertising; Crawford's
No. 10808

Crawford's Biscuits

Tartan shortbread. Manufactured in Edinburgh

Date: 1937

Picture size: 7.25" x 10"

Mount: 11" x 14", Sage green

 

Price including shipping


Crosse & Blackwell
No. 10125

Crosse & Blackwell

"The name that is known to the ends of the earth"

Date: 1927

Picture size: 7" x 9.25"

Mount: 11" x 14", mid blue

 

Price including shipping

Crawford's Christmas ad
No. 10878 Crawford's

Crawford's shortbread

Tartan shortbread; Edinburgh, with Father Christmas, post war reference

Date: 1950

Picture size: 8.25" x 11"

Mount: 12" x 16", Cream 

Price including shipping


Christmas, Crawford's shortbread
No. 10879 Crawford's

Crawford's shortbread

Austerity mention as just post-war.

Date:  1949

Picture size: 7.5" x 10.5"

Mount: 11" x 14", Post  box red

Price including shipping

Mackintosh, Christmas
No. 10880, Mackintosh

Crawford's shortbread

Who loves Mackintosh's? We all love Mackintosh's.

Date: 1950

Picture size: 8.25" x 11"

Mount: 11" x 14", Dark blue

 

Price including shipping


Advertising print
No. 10427

Bird's Custard

"Knowing Bird's - aren't we?"

Date: 1926

Picture size: 8.75" x 13.25"

Mount: 14" x 18", Cream (VM) 

 

Price including shipping