The Great Eastern under Construction

Photograph
18 November 1857 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Photograph


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Albumen print from wet collodion negative
Brief Description
Albumen print. Howlett, Robert. The 'Great Eastern' Under Construction 1857; Howlett, Robert. The 'Great Eastern' Under Construction 1857
Physical Description
Photograph
Dimensions
  • Image height: 285mm
  • Image width: 359mm
  • Sheet height: 353mm
  • Sheet width: 428mm
Style
Credit line
Purchased, 1979.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Val Williams and Susan Bright, How we are: photographing Britain, from the 1840s to the present London: Tate Publishing, 2007. ISBN: 9781854377142.
Collection
Accession Number
PH.258-1979

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record createdJanuary 8, 2003
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