'Harrogate - The Royal Baths', LNER poster, 1930.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail travel to the Yorkshire spa town of Harrogate. The poster showing visitors strolling in gardens in front of the Royal Baths, which were first opened in 1897. Artwork by Fred Taylor, 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 LNER, London Transport and several shipping companies.