Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Large United Airlines print

In Advertising > Aviation Memorabilia > Show & Tell and Posters and Prints > Aviation and Airline Posters > Show & Tell.
Posters and Prints1007 of 1867ANTIQUE PICTUREBeatles Black and White 20x24
Love it
Like it

aeonaeon likes this.
mikielikesigns2mikielikesigns2 loves this.
bratjddbratjdd loves this.
HarborguyHarborguy loves this.
miKKoChristmas11miKKoChristmas11 loves this.
musikchoomusikchoo loves this.
peteeonepeteeone loves this.
walksoftlywalksoftly loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
DerfDerf loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
See 9 more
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 2 years ago


(658 items)

Any help on this is appreciated.

I assume that it is an advertising print for United Airlines.

I really like the contrast of the silver airplane on the blue and black nightime background.

The coloration on the plane and moon has a metallic shine to it and almost looks like a raised silver foil.

The artist is Clayton Knight (US), who was a pilot and famous aircraft artist who lived from 1891- 1969.

Thanks for looking,



  1. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks for looking tom.

  2. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks derf, manikin and walks.

  3. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks for looking pete.

  4. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks for looking bellin.

  5. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks for looking musik.

  6. bratjdd bratjdd, 2 years ago
    That's really cool!!!! That is diffidently a collectors item since United bought out Continental Airline. A keeper. Love it.
  7. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks bratjdd-- I really like it. The dark colors contrasting with the silver of the plane and moon creates a "mood" in the piece.

  8. Harborguy, 2 years ago
    The poster was done in the 1930's and is of a DC3 over San Fran. Bay. You are correct that the work was done on Foil. Nice item. Definitely a keeper!
  9. Harborguy, 2 years ago
    Forgot to say that if it hasn't been cut off there should be a legend at the bottom that says "United Airliner over San Francisco Bay".
  10. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks for looking and commenting harborguy.


Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.