Set of 4 coasters featuring artwork from the original poster by Anna Katrina Zinkeisen
Dimensions: 9cm diameter
About the Poster:
Cup Final 1934
Published by London Transport, 1934
Printed by Dangerfield Printing Company Ltd, 1934
About the Artist:
Anna Katrina Zinkeisen, born 1901 in Kilgreggan, Scotland, died 1976. Designed posters for London Transport from 1933-1944.
Anna Zinkeisen was a portrait painter and muralist. Moving from Scotland when she was eight, she grew up in the London suburb of Harrow. At the Royal Academy Schools she studied painting under Sir George Clausen, Glyn Philpot, and Charles Sims. She went on to design ceramics for Wedgwood, as well as many book covers and illustrations. Zinkeisen was commissioned to produce a mural for the ballroom of the Queen Mary liner in 1934, entitled ‘The Four Seasons’. During the Second World War she was a volunteer with St John’s Ambulance Brigade. She produced a number of paintings of people attending her first aid post. Her sister, Doris, was also an artist.