Ascot Races

Made:
1897 in London
artist:
George, Ben
publisher:
Great Western Railway
Ascot Races (poster)

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Poster, Great Western Railway, Ascot Races, June 1897, by Ben George, Lithographer, London. Coloured lithograph, depicting carriages progressing along a tree-lined road in Windsor Home Park, with the Round Tower of Windsor Castle in the background. At bottom right is the G.W.R. seal. Additional text advertises "Frequent trains" and "Four-horse brake" services between Windsor Station and Ascot, with details of train and carriage fares for 15th to 18th June 1897.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
2000-7507
Measurements:
: 47.5 x 27.25 in.; 1206.5 x 692.15 mm
type:
poster