Streamlined car on display at a motor exhibition, Olympia

Made:
1935-10-17 in United Kingdom
photographer:
Edward George Malindine
Streamlined car on display at a motor exhibition, Olympia
      A photograph showing a streamlined car on display at the London Motor Show at Olympia, London

Streamlined car on display at a motor exhibition, Olympia A photograph showing a streamlined car on display at the London Motor Show at Olympia, London

A photograph showing a streamlined car on display at the London Motor Show at Olympia, London, taken in October 1935 by George Malindine for the Daily Herald.

The car is a Bugatti Type 57 'Aerolithe' Coupe. The 'Aerolithe' was a prototype design by Jean Bugatti for a production car called the Atlantic. It made its debut at the 1935 Paris Motor Show.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/10897
type:
glass plate negative
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford