'Continent via Harwich', LNER poster, 1923-1930.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London and North Eastern Railway (LNER), promoting rail links to Europe from the Essex seaport of Harwich. The poster shows fashionably dresed men and women drinking, smoking and reading in a continental cafe-bar setting. Artwork by Tom Purvis (1888-1957).