Immer Schneller, Deutsche Reichsbahn [Always Faster. German State Railroad]

 
Immer Schneller, Deutsche Reichsbahn [Always Faster. German State Railroad]
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  • Title :     Immer Schneller, Deutsche Reichsbahn [Always Faster. German State Railroad]
  • Artist:     H. J. Barschel Designer W.E.R. Publisher A. Bagel A.G. Printer
  • Accession:     XX1990.3083
  • Country:     Germany Düsseldorf am Rhein
  • Date:     circa 1935
  • Dimensions:     Inches 37-3/8 27-3/8 2-1/2 Dimensions, framed Inches 35-1/2 25-1/2 Dimensions, mounted Inches 33-1/4 23 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 94.9 69.5 6.4 Dimensions, framed Centimeters 90.2 64.8 Dimensions, mounted Centimeters 84.5 58.4 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Railroads , Travel , Transportation , Advertising
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.3083.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper offset color lithograph depicting sleek illustration of speeding express train; side of passenger cars in violet and brown at right; red lightning bolt shape at left; transparent speedometer dial at center with red pointer on 150+ kilometers per hour (about 90 mph); blue sky at top.