Print, captioned 'This View of The Great Britain, Iron Steam Ship'

Made:
1846 in London
publisher:
Ackermann and Company

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Print captioned 'This View of The Great Britain, Iron Steam Ship'. Painted by J. Walter; Engraved by H. Papprill.; London, Published May 9th 1846, by Ackermann & Co, 96 Strand. Aquatint, col.; image 39.2x60.3cm, platemark 49.3x68.7cm, on sheet 53x72cm. The first screw-propelled iron vessel to cross the Atlantic, shown at sea

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1903-95
Materials:
aquatint, paper
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Bennet Woodcroft Bequest
status:
Permanent collection

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