Poster produced for London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote the company's ferry services to Antwerp via Harwich, Essex. The poster shows a view of Antwerp dominated by the cathedral. Artwork by Fred Taylor (1875-1963), who was commisioned in 1930 to design four ceiling paintings for the Underwriting Room at Lloyd's and murals for Reed's Lacquer Room. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and other London galleries and worked for the Empire Marketing Board, LNER, London Transport and several shipping companies.
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