Great Eastern

2 November 1857 (Photographed)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F
Place Of Origin

Photograph of the Great Eastern

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Albumen print from wet collodion negative
Brief Description
Photograph of the Great Eastern by Howlett, 1857.
Physical Description
Photograph of the Great Eastern
  • Image height: 251mm
  • Image width: 353mm
  • Sheet height: 320mm
  • Sheet width: 418mm
Marks and Inscriptions
Nov 2, 57
Credit line
Purchased, 1979.
Subject depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Hoozee, Robert (ed.), British Vision. Observation and Imagination in British Art 1750-1950, Brussels : Mercatorfonds ; Ghent : Museum voor Schone Kunsten, 200726
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record createdJune 29, 2007
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