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1875 L. & N.W. railway...express near Brinklow (Warwickshire)

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1951 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hamilton-Ellis, Cuthbert, born 1909 - died 1987 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by British Railways

  • Museum number:

    E.257-1951

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ES, shelf 11

Physical description

Colour lithograph, signed 'C.Hamilton Ellis'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1951 (made)

Artist/maker

Hamilton-Ellis, Cuthbert, born 1909 - died 1987 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'C. Hamilton Ellis'
Each signed

Dimensions

Height: 9.875 in, Width: 25 in

Descriptive line

'1875 L. & N.W. railway...express near Brinklow (Warwickshire)'. One of a set of 16 plates by C. Hamilton Ellis illustrating railway travel from 1845 to 1920, issued by the London Midland Region, British Railways, 1951, for use in their trains. Colour lithograph, ca.1951.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951 London: HMSO, 1962.

Materials

Lithographic ink

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Advertising; Railways; Trains

Categories

Transport; Posters; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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