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Portrait of Sir Marc Brunel
POSTCARDS
postcard
Noel Tatt Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, Kent, Dover
Late 20th c.
card
overall: 100 mm x 150 mm

Colour souvenir postcard (limited edition of 1000) reproducing a portrait of the engineer Sir Marc Isambard Brunel (1769-1849), in the collection of the National Portrait Gallery, being a copy of an original painting by Samuel Drummond (1835). Depicts Sir Marc sitting in an armchair before a painting of the interior of the Thames Tunnel, wearing a heavy coat and oval eye spectacles.


2014.115

College Purchase, 2014


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