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Empire State Express, 1905

$30.00
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Colorized by Jordan J. Lloyd
based on an original dry plate negative by Detroit Publishing Co.

• Colorized giclée art print, made in England
• Ships with a Certificate of Authenticity
• M, L, XXL ships in a tube

This historical photograph has been meticulously researched and rendered into colour from a black and white original by a skilled artisan, continuing a craft tradition that has existed since photography began.


ABOUT THIS PHOTOGRAPH

Taken c.1905, Syracuse, New York, United States
(Library of Congress)

"The Empire State Express was a passenger train running between New York City and Buffalo–a distance of 436 miles–in a blistering 7 hours and 6 minutes, with a top speed of 82 miles per hour."

– Jordan J. Lloyd

"The Empire State...you know she,
Rides on Eastern time.
The Empire State,
She rides on Eastern time,
She's the "rollingest" baby,
On the New York Central line."

– "Empire State Express" by Son House

Original Caption

"Empire State Express (New York Central Railroad) passing thru Washington Street, Syracuse, N.Y."

PRINT SIZES

Our prints come in popular sizes so you can frame them yourself. 

LISTED SIZES

S – 8 ½”× 11” inches (21.6 × 28 cm)
M
– 12”× 16” inches (30.5 × 40.6 cm)
L – 16”× 20” inches (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
XXL – 30”× 40” inches (76.2 × 101.6 cm)

PRINTED IMAGE SIZE

Please note that the Listed Sizes refer to the print stock which comes with a white border. The printed image sizes are:

S – 6 ¼”× 9” inches (15.9 × 22.86 cm)
M
– 8 ¼" × 12" inches (21 × 30.5 cm)
L – 11" × 16" inches (28 × 40.6 cm)
XXL – 24" × 34 ¾" inches (61 × 87 cm)

Please note that all giclée art prints are currently supplied unframed.

THE SMALL PRINT

‘Made–to–Order’ colorized fine art prints, proudly produced in St. Leonards, East Sussex, England. More information about our prints can be found here.

This is a derivative work. Photographs for illustration purposes only.