'There's Plenty of Room for Party Outings on the Southern Coast'. Poster produced for the Southern Railway (SR) to promote rail travel to the south coast of England. The poster shows a line of children, holding hands, running into the sea. SR offered special fares for parties of eight or more. Artwork by Charles Pears, a marine painter in oil who was an Official Naval Artist during the World Wars. He worked as a poster artist for rail companies and other clients and was also a book illustrator. Dimensions: 1016mm x 1270mm.
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