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Photograph - Great Eastern
  • Great Eastern
    Howlett, Robert, born 1831 - died 1858
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Great Eastern

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    2 November 1857 (Photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print from wet collodion negative

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased, 1979.

  • Museum number:

    PH.250-1979

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Photograph of the Great Eastern

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

2 November 1857 (Photographed)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print from wet collodion negative

Marks and inscriptions

Nov 2, 57

Dimensions

Height: 251 mm image, Width: 353 mm image, Height: 320 mm sheet, Width: 418 mm sheet

Descriptive line

Photograph of the Great Eastern by Howlett, 1857.

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

26
Hoozee, Robert (ed.), British Vision. Observation and Imagination in British Art 1750-1950, Brussels : Mercatorfonds ; Ghent : Museum voor Schone Kunsten, 2007

Subjects depicted

Boats

Categories

Boats and ships; Photographs; Transport

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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