Tentoonstelling: De Trein 1839-1939 [Exhibition: The Train 1839-1939]

 
Tentoonstelling: De Trein 1839-1939 [Exhibition: The Train 1839-1939]
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  • Title :     Tentoonstelling: De Trein 1839-1939 [Exhibition: The Train 1839-1939]
  • Artist:     Jan Wijga Designer Nepon Printer
  • Accession:     XX1990.3030
  • Country:     Netherlands Amsterdam
  • Date:     1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 39-1/4 24-3/4, Centimeters 99.7 62.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     Railroads , Exhibition/Events , Travel , Transportation , Advertising
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.3030.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~World's Fairs and Expositions~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper offset color lithograph depicting a train signal sign with red arm mounted on a black and white post set against an old steam engine next to a modern train surrounded by passengers and waving bystanders; superimposed on a silhouetted cityscape in the background; inscriptions in Dutch at top and bottom.