Courtesy of the Science Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA
Courtesy of the Science Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA

Print: aquatint, col. Fores's Contrasts Pl. 1. 'Th

Comments? Do please tell us: [email protected]

From the Collection

Description

Print: aquatint, col. Fores's Contrasts Pl. 1. 'The Driver of 1832', 'The Driver of 1852' painted by H.Alken. engraved by J.Harris. Published May 26th 1852 by Messrs. Fores, 41 Piccadilly, London. [mail coach driver with tophat, whip, cigar, outside booking office, Grace Church Street, ostler tending horses] [steam locomotive driver standing beside coal tender. fireman, 1st and 2nd class waiting rooms, basket of tools in foreground] each image: 32.8x 25.2cm. platemark: 41x60.2cm overall: 50.5x68.6cm

Additional Makers: Henry Alken (artist)

More details about this record can be found on the collection website

Image Licence

Image Credit

Courtesy of the Science Museum

From the Watercolour World

Location

London, England

Country

Medium