James Bond - From Russia with Love Quad Poster

Upcoming Astons auction offers rare Pinocchio poster, Moonraker gun

Dudley-based auctioneers Astons have two sales of interest to downthetubes readers this month – a Toy and Railway Auction on Tuesday 15th January and an Entertainment & Memorabilia Auction including British and US comics, film posters, some James Bond film props, vinyl records and more on Thursday 17th January 2019. The Toy Auction offers a hostContinue reading Upcoming Astons auction offers rare Pinocchio poster, Moonraker gun

Uncovered: Illustrating the Sixties and Seventies SNIP

London’s Lever Gallery to host Sixties-inspired “Uncovered” exhibition

London’s Lever Gallery – a commercial art gallery devoted to post-war lifestyle illustration – is to showcase a selection of rare, original cover Pulp Art illustrations from the 1960s and early 70s next month. Artists selected for Uncovered: Illustrating the Sixties and Seventies, running 1st February – 24th March 2018, include Ian Robertson and Yorkshire-bornContinue reading London’s Lever Gallery to host Sixties-inspired “Uncovered” exhibition

"Carol Day’ artist David Wright features in illustrators Issue 2

The latest issue of illustrators, the heavily illustrated art quarterly celebrating the finest European illustration of the 20th Century, is now available. illustrators Issue 2 features two major articles on the artwork of David Wright – Peter Richardson looks at Wright’s elegant, painted pin-up art (soon to be seen in Sirens: The Pin-Up Art OfContinue reading "Carol Day’ artist David Wright features in illustrators Issue 2