View of the Interior of One of the Tanks on Board the Great Eastern

Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache | 26.6 x 37.5cm | 1865-66

Robert Charles Dudley

One of the 19th century's great technological achievements was to lay a telegraphic cable beneath the Atlantic, allowing messages to speed back and forth between North America and Europe in minutes, rather than ten to twelve days by steamer. An initi...
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