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Coombs Roy

Year working: Working 1940’s – 1950’s

Commercial artist who worked for Astral Design studio doing much of the publicity material for manufacturers such as the Rootes group. Coombs was the principal artist after Wootton left in circa 1954. Signed Humber Cars posters seen from 1948. Coombs was Australian by birth

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Original painted and lettered colour rough for Humber brochure