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Cumbria Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 36 pictures in our Cumbria collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with National Railway Museum.


Featured Cumbria Print

'The Coronation Scot Ascending Shap Fell', LMS poster, 1937

Poster produced for the London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) to promote rail travel between London and Glasgow. The poster shows the 'Coronation Scot' steam locomotive travelling through the Cumbria countryside, with mountains in the background. The Coronation Scot travelled between London's Euston Station and Glasgow Central Station, with a journey time of six and a half hours, and in 1937 during test runs, broke a British railway record achieving a maximum speed of 114 miles per hour. Artwork by Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971), who studied art at Portsmouth and Southsea Schools of Art. A famous marine painter, he designed posters for several different rail companies. Dimensions: 1016mm x 635mm

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Featured Cumbria Print

'Carlisle, the Gateway to Scotland', 1924

Original oil painting produced for London Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) for their Royal Academy series, showing a knight in armour on a white horse with a castle in the background. This painting was made into a poster. Artwork by Maurice Greiffenhagen (1862-1931). The artist was Danish by descent and educated at University College School and the Royal Academy Schools. He also taught at the Glasgow School of Art and exhibited in Munich, Dresden and Ghent. Greiffenhagen was one of the Academicians commissioned by the LMS in 1924

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Featured Cumbria Print

'Carlisle: The Gateway to Scotland', LMS poster, 1924

Poster produced for the London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) as part of a series of posters commissioned from members of the Royal Academy. The series was the idea of the poster artist Norman Wilkinson, who sought to raise the status of the poster by combining commercial art with high art. This poster was the most popular one of the series. Artwork by Maurice Greiffenhagen, who was Danish by descent and studied at University College School and the Royal Academy Schools. He worked for the 'Ladies Pictorial' and the 'Daily Chronicle' and taught at the Glasgow School of Art. He exhibited in Munich, Dresden and Ghent. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 1270 mm

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