'Time's Up!', 1870-1880.
© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
Lithograph after the original drawings by Alfred Concanen, for the cover of sheet music entitled 'Time's Up!', written by H B Farnie and composed by Rosenboom. Depicted are five roundel scenes of different forms of transport: a sailing ship departing a quay; a railway locomotive; the 'Albion' balloon; a horse-drawn carriage; and a central night scene of a gentleman with a travelling rug over his arm bidding farewll to a lady, while his luggage is loaded onto a carriage in the background. Published by J B Cramer & Co of Regent Street, London. Dimensions: 355mm x 260mm.