'Western Scotland', LNER/LMS poster, 1935.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) and the London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS), to promote rail travel to Western Scotland. The poster shows a mountainous landscape with a loch. 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 railway companies and organised the Royal Academy series of posters for the London & Midlands Railway (LMR) in 1924. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 1270 mm.