100 Jahre Deutsche Eisenbahnen - Austellung Nurnberg 1935

Made:
Germany
artist:
Jupp Wiertz

Reproduction poster, text reads '100 Jahre Deutsche Eisenbahnen, Austellung Nurnberg 1935, 14. Juli - Anfang September' (100 years of the German Railway, Nuremburg exhibition 1935, 14 July - beginning of September"), by Jupp Wiertz. Depicts train travel in Germany in 1835, represented by the Adler 2-2-2 locomotive built by George and Robert Stephenson with a passenger carriage, and the 1935 streamlined Class 05 steam locomotive, travelling with a train on top of a viaduct formed by the number '100', to represent the centenary of train travel in Germany.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1986-8949
type:
poster
credit:
German Railway Museum