'The Lake District of Surrey', SR poster, 1923-1947.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Southern Railway poster. Artwork by Donald Maxwell (1877-1936), who studied at the Slade and was an official artist to the Admiralty during World War I. He accompanied the Prince of Wales on his tour of India and illustrated 'The Prince of Wales's Eastern Book'. He illustrated many travel guides and books by Kipling, Hardy and Belloc, and designed posters and carriage prints for SR.