'The Trosachs', LMS poster, 1925.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) to promote rail travel to The Trosachs in Scotland. The poster shows a view of Loch Katrine and Ben Venue. Ben Venue is 727 meters (2385 feet) tall. Two people in a rowing boat are visible on the water. Artwork by Norman Wilkinson, who studied art at Portsmouth and Southsea Schools of Art. A famous marine painter, he designed posters for the London & North Western Railway (LNWR), the London & Midlands Railway (LMR) and Southern Railway (SR) and organised the Royal Academy series of posters for the London & Midlands Railway (LMR) in 1924. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 1270 mm.