'King's Lynn', BR poster, 1948-1965.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced by British Railways (BR) to promote train services to King's Lynn, Norfolk. Artwork by Fred Taylor (1875-1963) who in 1930 was commisioned to design four ceiling paintings for the Underwriting Room at Lloyd's and murals for Reed's Lacquer Room. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and other galleries in London and worked for the Empire Marketing Board, London & North Eastern Railway (LNER), London Transport and several shipping companies.