Discover and celebrate Manchester, the world’s first modern city with this unique print thatchronologically traces more than 350 years of Manchester's cultural, scientific, social, musical and industrial highlights.
Besides being home to a formidablepop culture, Manchester is also historically thefirst modern city, because of itspioneering industrial heritage, many innovations, inventions and cultural breakthroughs. As an example, Manchester is the birthplace of themodern atomic theory, the first programmable computer, the first professional football league, vegetarianism and much more.
The print includessections on art and literature, science and technology, social and political movements, industry, journalism, women’s rights, pop culture and more. The print also highlights the University of Manchester’s25 Nobel laureates, alongside key local figures such as L.S. Lowry, John Dalton, Anthony Burgess and Emmeline Pankhurst.
From the city's industrial past to the legendarySex Pistols' gig, Factory Recordsand much more. Manchester is one of the greatest cities in the world and this artwork gives you the facts. Hang it on your wall with pride.
★★★★★ I bought this for my daughter, a true Manc, I just felt that she would enjoy it as much as I would and I wasn’t disappointed, she loved it, I couldn’t be more pleased. - William W.
★★★★★ Such a great print for a great city. - Sean K.
★★★★★ Recently purchased the Manchester print after seeing it at an event, very happy with the image and looks great on the wall as a focal point. - Lee J.
★★★★★ An exceptional good print! Looks ace on the wall! Brilliant quality and fast postal service! - Ian C.
★★★★★ As an adopted Mancunian myself, this particular print was bang on! - Adrian W.
★★★★★ "Thrilled to add this brilliant poster (in which we feature twice) to the collection" - Chetham's Library