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Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, LNER poster, 1930

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Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, LNER poster, 1930

Poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail travel to Edinburgh, Scotland. The poster shows a view of the palace of Holyroodhouse, the official Scottish residence of the Queen. A carriage is shown entering the palace, surrounded by soldiers and a military band. Artwork by Fred Taylor, who was commissioned in 1930 to design four ceiling paintings for the Underwriting Room at Lloyds and murals for Reeds Lacquer Room. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and other London galleries and worked for the Empire Marketing Board, LNER, London Transport and several shipping companies. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 1270 mm

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This stunning vintage print captures the grandeur and historical significance of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh's iconic palace. Created in 1930 by renowned artist Fred Taylor for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER), this poster aimed to promote rail travel to the enchanting city of Edinburgh, Scotland. The artwork showcases a majestic view of Holyroodhouse, set against a picturesque backdrop. The palace, which serves as the official Scottish residence of the Queen, is depicted with remarkable detail and precision. As a carriage enters through its gates, it is greeted by soldiers and accompanied by a military band. This scene evokes a sense of regality and importance associated with visiting such an esteemed location. Fred Taylor's artistic talent shines through in this piece, reflecting his diverse portfolio that included ceiling paintings for Lloyds Underwriting Room and murals for Reeds Lacquer Room. His work was highly regarded within both art circles and commercial commissions. Measuring at 1016 mm x 1270 mm, this print transports viewers back in time to an era when rail travel was not only practical but also synonymous with elegance and adventure. Preserved by the National Railway Museum's Pictorial Collection, this image continues to captivate audiences today with its timeless beauty and historical significance.

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