Trainsby Terence Tenison Cuneo
Track Laying by Night BR poster 1950s.
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) showing navvies at work on the line. The poster shows railway construction workers carefully manoeuvring a section of precast steel railway track into position, aided by mechanised lifting equipment. Artwork by Terence Cuneo, who studied at the Chelsea and Slade Art Schools. In addition to a long career designing railway posters, he also painted portraits (including royal portraits) and ceremonial and military subjects.