'Bude', SR poster, 1947.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for Southern Railway to promote rail travel to Bude in Cornwall. Artwork by Herbert Alker Tripp (1883-1954), who had a long and successful career with New Scotland Yard, painting in his spare time and after his retirement. He designed posters for SR and Great Western Railway (GWR) and was knighted in 1945.