'God Save the Queen', BR poster, 1953.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced by British Railways (BR) as a tribute to Queen Elizabeth II (b 1926). The poster shows the Queen's coat-of-arms with her motto 'Dieu et mon Droit'. Artwork by Charles 'Shep' Shepherd who was head of the studio at the Baynard Pres. He designed posters for the Royal Mail Packet Steam Company, London Transport and the Southern Railway (SR).