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General Sir Brian Robertson, Chairman, British Transport Commission (1953–1961)

© the artist's estate / Bridgeman Images. Photo credit: National Railway Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

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National Railway Museum


  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    98.5 x 86 cm

  • Accession number


  • Acquisition method

    obtained as a result of a direct claim of redundant material from the nationalised railway, 1988

National Railway Museum

Leeman Road, York, North Yorkshire YO26 4XJ England

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