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Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific Airways

The earliest Cathay Pacific poster in the collection to promote the airline's home base of Hong Kong as a destination. This poster juxtaposes a traditional scene of a Chinese family aboard a sailing junk with the modern high-rise city in the distance.

Author / Creator R.G. Davidson
Format 1 poster : color ; 99 x 65 cm on cloth board 107 x 73 cm
Publisher Cathay Pacific Airways
Year late 1950's
HKBU Library collection Hong Kong Travel Poster Collection
Work type Painting Poster
Airline Company Cathay Pacific Airways
Keyword(s) Aircrafts Children Harbors Junks Women
Library record View the record in HKBU library catalogue
Copyrighted CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: R.G. Davidson, "Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific Airways", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 25/07/2024,

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