Napes Needle, Great Gable, Lake District, Cumbria. Vintage LMS Travel poster by Montague Birrell Black

Product code: S-291

Product information

Travel Poster produced for London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) to promote rail travel to the Lake District in Cumbria. The poster shows a striking landscape view of the famous rock formation known as Napes Needle with two people at the summit surveying the breathtaking landscape dropping off on all sides beneath a red-orange sunset. Artwork by Montague Birrell Black, who concentrated mostly on military and naval artwork. He designed posters for LMS, London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) and Southern Railway (SR).

This is truly an outstanding quality poster. It is printed on Fuji crystal archive photographic paper and is by no means a flimsy poster.

Width 50cm, Height 70cm
Width 70cm, Height 100cm
These poster sizes will fit many popular frames that can be purchased in framers and shops such as Ikea.

Technical specifications

Brand Travel Posters Online
Condition New
Product Code S-291
Weight 1kg