'Willesden no 7 box', LMS poster, 1923-1947.
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Poster produced for the London Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS). Artwork by Norman Wilkinson (1878- 1971). A famous marine painter, Wilkinson made a major contribution to the art of camouflage. He designed posters for the London & North Western Railway, LMS and Southern Railway, and organised the Royal Academy series of posters for the LMS in 1924. He also worked for the Illustrated London News and Illustrated Mail. Printed by McCorquodale & Co Ltd, Glasgow and London. Dimensions: 1016mm x 1270mm.