J R CHARTONTHE FEDERATED MALAY STATES RAILWAYSLITHOGRAPHERS LIMITED, Poster:  Malaya Enlarge 1 /1

J R CHARTON

THE FEDERATED MALAY STATES RAILWAYS

publisher (organisation)

  • Kuala Lumpur

LITHOGRAPHERS LIMITED

Singapore

printer (organisation)

Poster: Malaya [Malaya - Reduced rail fares for overland passengers] 1930s Materials & Technique: prints, posters, planographic lithograph, printed in colour, from multiple stones/plates Support: paper

Primary Insc: title printed u.c. "MALAYA" text printed u.l. "REDUCED TRAIN FARES/FOR/OVERLAND PASSENGERS" publish. printed l.l. in circle "issued BY/FMSR/KUALA LUMPUR" sig. printed l.r. "J.R. CHARTON F.R.S.A" printer printed l.c. "FEDERATED MALAY STATES RAILWAYS' POSTER PRINTED BY LITHOGRAPHERS LTD. SINGAPORE" Map inset with names
Dimensions: sheet 102.0 h x 69.2 w cm image 99.2 h x 68.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift in memory of Spensley Charles and Gwendoline Mary Weetman 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1789.52
Provenance:
  • Collection of Charles Weetman (1905-1990), who had worked for the Australian National Travel Association (ANTA), and was Assistant Editor of the organisations magazine 'Walkabout'.
  • By descent to his son Peter Weetman.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Weetman, Melbourne, December 1990.