Trainsby Terence Tenison Cuneo
Forging Ahead BR poster 1950s.
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) to promote the company?s first standard express locomotive. The poster shows two steam locomotives passing through a station amidst a cloud of steam and smoke. Artwork by Terence Cuneo, son of the artists Cyrus and Nell Cuneo. He studied at the Chelsea and Slade Art Schools and in addition to a long career designing railway posters, he also painted portraits (including royal portraits) and ceremonial and military subjects.