'Pasengers of the Past - Pepys', LNER poster, 1929.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER), showing the 17th century diarist and naval administrator, Samuel Pepys (1633-1703), reading 'The Sporting Times' newspaper, while seated on a bed in an LNER sleeping compartment. Artwork by Austin Cooper (1890-1964). Printed by the Dangerfield Printing Co Ltd, London. Dimensions: 1016mm x 635mm.