Oil painting by H W Garratt.

Made:
1909-03-24
part of archive:
Collection of oil paintings by H W Garratt, inventor of the Beyer-Garratt articulated locomotive

Painting showing a view of York station through the front window of a steam locomotive cab, signed and dated by the artist on the reverse, b/w.The locomotive is possibly a Garratt type. The painting was made for publicity purposes, with the image appearing in H. W. Garratt's brochures about the Garratt articulated locomotive. A copy of this painting appeared in The Model Engineer and Electrician August 5 1909, p.127, entitled "Looking Ahead Through Cab Window of Garratt Locomotive".

Canvas supplied by H Nathan & Sons, Artists Colourmen of 119 Deansgate, Manchester.

Details

Identifier:
YA1978.72/4
Subject:
Railroads
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the Museum of Science and Industry's access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the Museum's Archive Study Area.