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Frederic Henri Kay Henrion

(1914-1990), Graphic designer

Sitter in 3 portraits
A designer of European origin, Henrion made Britain his home in 1936. Known first for his wartime posters and exhibitions for the Ministry of Information during the War, he later became particularly influential in the field of corporate design. Henrion created many familiar logos including those for the Festival Hall, Girobank and the London Electricity Board. He was also the display designer for the exhibitions on 'The Natural Scene' and 'The Country' at the Festival of Britain. Later co-ordinated graphics design for the British Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal.

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Frederic Henri Kay Henrion, by Wolfgang Suschitzky - NPG P559

Frederic Henri Kay Henrion

by Wolfgang Suschitzky
bromide print, 1955
NPG P559

Frederic Henri Kay Henrion, by Rex Coleman, for  Baron Studios - NPG x125727

Frederic Henri Kay Henrion

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 8 March 1966
NPG x125727


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