Episode of Series “Design Classic Series”.
Designed by Harry Beck in 1933, this diagrammatic map hangs on the walls of London’s 273 Underground train stations and in the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art in New York. A masterpiece of graphic design, it has become a symbol of London all over the world.
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