Lot #67 - Framed "Burlington Fast Express 4-4-2 Locomotive print

 
 

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Railroad Chicago Burlington & Quincy 
Size 31" by 25" 
Condition fair

This large print measures 31" by 25" with an image size of 27" by 22". The caption reads:

"The Burlington's Number One Fast Express between Chicago and Denver." 

The locomotive #1592 is hauling 9 passenger cars. The glass is old and has a very wavy texture. The frame has some damage in the lower right corner. The print has some old water damage to the top margin. The print has some foxing (small dark spots). It has an interesting Burlington sign on the left with a child waving. With a 4-4-2 locomotive featured, it must be over 100 years old. Fair condition. 

 

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