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'Great Yarmouth & Gorleston-on-Sea', LMS and LNER poster, 1923-1947.

Pears, Charles

'Great Yarmouth & Gorleston-on-Sea', LMS and LNER poster, 1923-1947.
3 4 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 26cm


Poster produced for the London Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) and the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER), promoting rail travel to the Norfolk seaside resorts of Great Yarmouth and Gorleston-on-Sea. The poster shows a young woman wearing a bathing costume standing by the water's edge, holding a large red beach towel, which is billowing out behind her. Artwork by Charles Pears (1873-1958). Printed by Jordison & Co Ltd, London & Middlesbrough. Dimensions: 1011mm x 1272mm.

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