'The Broads', LNER/LMS poster, 1937.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) and London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) to promote rail travel to the Norfolk Broads, '200 Miles of Safe Inland Waterways'. The poster shows holidaymakers on board the motorcruiser 'Joy' and advertises floating holidays for £4 per week. Artwork by Arthur C Michael, a painter and etcher who worked mainly in watercolour or bodycolour. He illustrated books and periodicals as well as designing posters for LNER. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 1270 mm.