Punch,  10 (1846), 226.

Steam Statues



Illustration, Drollery

Relevant illustrations:



Railways, Transport, Progress, Heroism

    Depicts a statue of Mr Punch as an engine driver sitting on a railway locomotive. Text explains that 'to keep pace with the times' there must be 'equestrian statues with locomotives instead of horses', which will become 'obsolete and ridiculous'.

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