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Photograph - The stern of the Great Eastern in dock
  • The stern of the Great Eastern in dock
    Howlett, Robert, born 1831 - died 1858
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The stern of the Great Eastern in dock

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Howlett, Robert, born 1831 - died 1858 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased, 1979.

  • Museum number:

    PH.254-1979

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 41, box A

Physical description

Photograph of the stern of the Great Eastern

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

mid 19th century (photographed)

Artist/maker

Howlett, Robert, born 1831 - died 1858 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print

Dimensions

Height: 28.5 cm image, Width: 36.1 cm image, Height: 35.4 cm sheet, Width: 43 cm sheet

Descriptive line

Photograph, 'The stern of the Great Eastern in dock', by Howlett, 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Calado, Jorge, Ingenuity, Photography and Engineering 1846-2006,Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, 2007.

Techniques

Photography; Collodion

Categories

Photographs; Boats and ships; Transport; Tourism & Travel

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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