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Poster of the Week #15

Bakerloo centenary 1906-2006; hats off to you, by Gemma Stokes, 2006

This week we’ve we’ve picked out a this snippet of fashion history from the poster collection.

It is one of 10 posters made in 2006 to celebrate 100 years of the Bakerloo line as part of a collaboration between Platform for Art and the Royal College of Fashion. Each poster was inspired by a decade of fashion and de sign on the Underground. This is one of two posters commissioned from Gemma Stokes, who was studying for an MA in Fashion Photography. She’s now a freelance fashion photographer and has had her work in magazines, newspapers and on television.

You can search for Bakerloo Centenary on the Poster Browser or follow this link to see all 10 posters: http://www.ltmcollection.org/posters/results/results.html?IXsearch=bakerloo+centenary

Which one is your favourite and why does it stand out for you?