Thames Tunnel by Marc Isambard Brunel

Three figures are walking in two tunnels under the Thames with a boat being rowed in the water above.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
23 x 18 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,625 ( Total: £3,500)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Thomas Williams Fine Art

Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the artist's son, is one of the men in the boat. The artist built the first tunnel under a river anywhere in the world.

Provenance

Purchased by T Few, 1999; purchased by vendor in 2000.

Venue details

The Brunel Museum Brunel Engine House, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, LONDON London SE16 4LF 020 7231 3840 www.brunel-museum.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £3)

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Closed 23 – 31 Dec
 

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