Lot 102 Q/R Poster 1952 BR (ER) "ON EARLY SHIFT" by Terence Cuneo. Professionally backed on acid-free linen with a couple of tears repaired. This was one of Cuneo's first posters for British Railways. "GREENWOOD SIGNAL BOX" was situated 10 miles out from Kings Cross on the East Coast Main Line, and the painting shows  A4 "WILD SWAN" approaching at speed on an express. Very accurate detail and colour, and wonderful early morning light.

 

  Lot sold for £600