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Harry Beck

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Henry Charles Beck known as Harry Beck, was an English technical draughtsman best known ... The design was therefore rejected by the Publicity department at first, but the designer persisted. So, af...

Meet Harry Beck, the genius behind London's iconic subway map ...

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Mar 29, 2013 ... Meet Harry Beck, the genius behind London's iconic subway map ... authorities, but soon proved popular among London commuters. ... Prior to Beck's design, the Underground map was about as legible as a bowl of spaghetti.

BBC - Culture - The London Underground map: The design that ...

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Jul 20, 2015 ... The fact that there were so many Underground maps before Harry Beck's famous 'diagram' of 1931 – the blueprint of today's maps – was proof ...

Beck's London Underground Map - Jill Britton Home

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Design & Technology at A1/ A2 levels should allow exploration of topics & issues around the subject ... First edition of Harry Beck's Underground map, 1933

The London Underground Map -- Harry Beck's Design Icon

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The London Underground Map -- Harry Beck's Design Icon ... London Underground (subway) which led to his famous "schematic" design which used horizontal, ...

Tube map designer Harry Beck honoured with blue plaque | Art and ...

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Mar 25, 2013 ... Revolutionary designer whose map detangled London's chaotic transport system has work acknowledged with heritage plaque. ... Harry Beck, designer of the London Underground map. Photograph: ... Most popular in US ...

Harry Beck and London's iconic tube map - Time Out

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Harry Beck's tube map is a London icon and a masterpiece of design. .... According to Garland, Beck had become known in the publicity department for being ...

Artist: Harry Beck - Poster and poster artwork collection, London ...

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Harry Beck (also known by the name Henry Charles Beck), born 1902 in Leyton, London, died 1974. Draughtsman , Designed posters for the Underground ...

Tunnel vision: a history of the London tube map | Art and design ...

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Nov 26, 2009 ... Enter Harry Beck, an LU engineer who in 1931 came up with the radical ... so creating a modernist design icon that has never been bettered.

Harry Beck: The Paris Connection – Creative Review

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Mar 4, 2009 ... Detail from Harry Beck's 1951 Paris Metro map design (which was rejected .... ( note the adoption of the famous London Underground roundel).

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Harry Beck's Tube map - Transport for London

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Beck's revolutionary design, with certain modifications and additions, survives ... To find out more more about Harry Beck and his world famous map please visit ...

Harry Beck | Biography, Designs and Facts - Famous Graphic ...

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Harry Beck Biography - Harry Beck was an eminent twentieth century English technical draftsman. He designed the iconic topological map of London's ...

Beck, Henry (Harry) | Explore 20th Century London

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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 ...