Rolls-Royce 'Thunderbolt', 1937

Made:
1960-1964
maker:
Piet Olyslager

Mixed media illustration. Rolls-Royce 'Thunderbolt', 1937, 345mph land speed record holder. driven by G E T Eyston. Two Rolls-Royce 'R' aero-engines, 12 cylinder, 73 litre capacity engines, 5000hp. Signed by Piet Olyslager . 1960-1964. 240x365mm.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1999-101 Pt37
type:
world land speed record
credit:
British Petroleum Co Ltd

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