|Explore this site|
The Great Eastern.
|The Great Eastern.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: PU6756|
|Description: This watercolour shows the full portside view of the 'Great Eastern' at sunset. Although her design was brilliant, Brunel's mighty vessel was something of a commercial failure as a passenger ship.|
|Date: c. 1858|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|