Painting, oil on canvas, Diesel Trains, by Barber, about 1955. Depicts a British Railways two carriage diesel multiple unit passenger train in green livery, passing over a brick bridge on a sunny day, with white clouds in the sky. In the background at right is a signal box. Original artwork for British Railways (London Midland Region) stock poster, published with a variety of texts advertising new diesel services. Signed at bottom right. Unframed.
- Pictorial Collection (Railway)
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image: 445 mm x 611 mm x 14 mm,
- poster artwork
- visual and verbal communication
- oil painting - visual work
- Permanent collection
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