As I delve into the history of posters i come across more and more interesting stories and angles
Topolski is an artist with 13 works in the Tate’s collection.
He moved to Britain in 1935 after being commissioned to record King George V‘s silver jubilee. He opened a studio near Waterloo station, which later became an exhibition and then a cafe-bar featuring his art.
From that base, he moved into expressionism with great effect
In the meantime he left a couple of really interesting posters from the start of his career