Week 5 B -Graphics, Typography & Package Design
Week Ten Graphics, Typography & Package Design
7. Transportation Posters & Designs
7.8. Canadian Pacific Duchess Steamships, Percry Angelo Staynes, c. 1929
London Based Painter
Percy Staynes was born in England in 1875. He studied at the Manchester School of Art , the Royal College of Art and Academie Julien in Paris. Staynes established himself in London as an oil nad water-colour painter, as well as an illustrator and designer. He was a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water-Colours and of trhe Royal Institute of Oil Painters. During World War II, Staynes designed posters of teh British campaign against German U-boats. He died in London on April, 14, 1953.