Herry Perry, 1893-1962
Simple name : Person: artist
Collection : People
Reference number : 1996/5099
Fullname : Heather Perry
Preferred name : Herry Perry
Biography : Heather Perry studied at the London School of Arts and Crafts where she specialised in wood carving, though she became a designer of posters, pub signs and playing cards. Amongst the books she illustrated was 'Entertaining with Elisabeth Craig' in 1933. She contributed verse to Punch. (Riddell 1995)
Date of birth : 1893
Date of death : 1962
Role : Artist
Education :
  • London School of Arts and Crafts
Employment :
  • Designed posters for the Underground Group and London Transport : 1928-1937
Record completeness :
Record 37% complete

Related items

The front of the Museum


COVID-19 update

London Transport Museum is closed until further notice. Keeping our visitors and staff safe is our top priority so please keep up to date with our current plans.

Find out more

Sale £5 off bestselling games


Great games now £5 off

From Underground line-colour topple tower to Johnston scrabble and London Monopoly, check out our range of great games perfect to keep the whole family entertained. 

Shop now

Princess Anne escorted by 4 men at the opening of the Museum


Object of the month

This photo is from the official opening of the Museum on 28 March 1980. Director Peter Stephens is pictured escorting Princess Anne past the buses.

Explore more