'By Rail to The Highlands', BR(ScR) poster, c 1950s.
© NRM / Cuneo Fine Arts / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (Scottish Region) by Terence Cuneo, (1907-1996) who from the 1940s onwards was commissioned to paint many railway scenes for posters. Illustration showing train winding through idylliic Highland countryside. The artist studied at the Slade and Chelsea Art Schools, London. Cuneo was a prolific painter and his compositions also include portraits, ceremonial and military subjects. Printed by Leonard Ripley & Co Ltd, London.