Item #CL197-36 Travel By Trans-Australian Railway Across Australia. James Northfield, 1887–1973 Aust.
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Travel By Trans-Australian Railway Across Australia

c1938. Colour lithograph, signed in image lower left, 101.6 x 64cm. Repaired minor tears. Linen-backed.

Text continues “In comfort, save days. Northfield Studios & J.E. Hackett.” Held in NLA, SLV.

Shows a train with a C class locomotive captioned “To Perth”, travelling across the Australian desert. The background map highlights Sydney, Darwin, and Geraldton.

From 1938 the C class locomotive was used on the Trans-Australian Railway, reducing the journey time by 10 hours. Ref: Wiki.

Item #CL197-36

Price (AUD): $11,000.00  other currencies

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