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Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1857 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photogravure

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mark Haworth-Booth

  • Museum number:

    E.85-1994

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 3, box A

Physical description

General Description: No. 8 in the Golden Age of British Photography portfolio

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1857 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Photogravure

Dimensions

Height: 27.9 cm image, Width: 22.9 cm image, Height: 50.7 cm sheet, Width: 41 cm sheet

Object history note

The photogravure is from the albumen print from a wet collodion negative in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Descriptive line

Photograph from the 'Golden Age of British Photography' portfolio - Isambard Kingdom Brunel, 1857

Production Note

Photogravure, 1985.

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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