Coronavirus (COVID-19) While museums are closed, the Museum of London prints site is fully operational and we have added an FAQ page here.

Perambulators in Hyde Park !: 1819

J. Sidebethem

Perambulators in Hyde Park !: 1819
3 0 c m
actual image size: 31cm x 22cm

Full image caption

Perambulators in Hyde Park!. Coloured etching. Pedestrians and chickens are mown down by velocipedes ridden by top-hatted young men about town. There is a description of the machines, invented by Baron Von Drais, on which "a person can travel 8 or 10 miles an hour".

Image Details

1819 AD - 1819 AD
Image Number

© Museum of London

buy a print

Select print type
Select size
How many prints?

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas