Auto-Ambulâncias Postais

José Pedro Roque Martins Barata1967

Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações

Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações
Lisboa, Portugal

At the start of the 20th century, the arrival of the automobile had a major impact on the delivery of mail. Motorised transport dedicated exclusively to the carriage of mail developed until culminating, in 1951, in the creation of the Motorised Post Office service.


  • Title: Auto-Ambulâncias Postais
  • Creator: José Pedro Roque Martins Barata
  • Date Created: 1967
  • Location: Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Physical Dimensions: Height: 150 cm, Width: 125 cm
  • Subject Keywords: Painting; Communications; Postal Services
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: Photo: Nuno Delícias; Collection: CTT Correios de Portugal/Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações.
  • External Link: Catálogo Digital da Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações
  • Medium: Oil on Canva

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