J R CHARTON
THE FEDERATED MALAY STATES RAILWAYS
[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
sheet 102.0 h x 69.2 w cm image 99.2 h x 68.0 w cm
: Gift in memory of Spensley Charles and Gwendoline Mary Weetman 1990 Accession No
: NGA 90.1789.52
- 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.