'The Firth of Clyde', LMS poster, 1925.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) to promote rail travel to Scotland. The poster shows a landscape view of the Firth of Clyde, with mountains in the background. A two-funnel steamship and sailing yachts can be seen on the river. Artwork by Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971), who studied art at Portsmouth and Southsea Schools of Art. A famous marine painter, he designed posters for several railways and organised the Royal Academy series of posters for the London & Midlands Railway (LMR) in 1924. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 635 mm.