Henry Charles Beck known as Harry Beck, was an English technical
draughtsman best known for creating the present London ...
Harry Beck Biography - Harry Beck was an eminent twentieth century English
technical draftsman. He designed the iconic topological map of London's ...
Mar 29, 2013 ... Meet Harry Beck, the genius behind London's iconic subway map ... Prior to
Beck's design, the Underground map was about as legible as a ...
Originally considered too radical, Harry Beck's London Underground Tube map
has become a design classic.
Henry Charles Beck, known as Harry Beck, was born at 14 Wesley Road in ... In
1931, he proposed a radical new design to illustrate the rapidly expanding ...
Harry Beck has a significant design status having designed the London
Underground Map. The map was the forerunner of the now common approach to
Nonetheless, Pick integrated architecture itself into the design of London
Transport: ... Harry Beck received pay of about nine dollars for this original piece
of work, ..... be the most important political and economic background for the
Mar 6, 2009 ... Harry Beck's 1933 London tube diagram is widely celebrated by ... the
Underground from background topographical features; compression of ...
Underground Map, the Metro operator approached Beck to design a diagram.
Henry Charles “Harry” Beck (born 1902 in London; died 1974, London) ... This
leap was so radical for its time, in fact, that his initial design, submitted in 1931, ...
Harry Beck designed the London Underground map of 1933. Beck's design ...
yellow background. Kinnear and Calvert are famous for designing UK road signs.