'Travel in 1880'. Oil painting by Cuthbert Hamilton Ellis, made in 1951, for a British Railways, London Midlands Region (BR/LMR) carriage print. The Midland Railway Expres features a Pullman Drawing Room Car. This was one of a series of paintings commisioned for carriage prints by George Dow, advertising manager of BR/LMR during the 1950s.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library