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The Metropolitan Museum Journal, v. 41 (2006)
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART JOURNAL | VOLUME 41

"The Laying of the Atlantic Cable: Paintings, Watercolors, and Commemorative Objects Given to the Metropolitan Museum by Cyrus W. Field"

Dobkin, Josephine C.
2006
16 pages
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Josephine Dobkin

1856–65
Valentia, Ireland: From the Harbor, opposite Knight's-town, at the period of laying the Cable of 1857, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1865–66
Medal, Tiffany & Co., Gold, American
ca. 1858
Grappling for the Lost Cable, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Oil on canvas
ca. 1866
In the Bows of the Great Eastern: The Cable Broken and Lost, Preparing to Grapple, August 2nd, 1865, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1865
Trinity Bay, Newfoundland: Exterior View of the Telegraph House in 1857–58, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1865–66
The Great Eastern Weighing Anchor Off the Maplin Sands at the Nore, July 15, 1865, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1865–66
View of the Interior of One of the Tanks on Board the Great Eastern, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1865–66
View Looking Aft from the Port Paddle-box on the Deck of the Great Eastern: Showing the Trough for the Cable, etc., Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1865–66
Getting Out One of the Great Buoys: The Deck of the Great Eastern Looking From the Forecastle, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1865–66
The Atlantic Telegraph Cable Fleet Assembled at Berehaven (Southwest Coast of Ireland): Ships, the Great Eastern, H.M.S. Terrible, the Alby, the Medway and the William Cory, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1866
News Received Through the Atlantic Cable From All Parts of the World, etc., Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1866
First Telegraph House at Heart's Content, Newfoundland, 1866, Robert Charles Dudley  British, Watercolor over graphite with touches of gouache (bodycolor)
1866
Box, Tiffany & Co., Gold, American
1859
Specimen of the Atlantic Cable, Metal
1856–65
Specimen of the Atlantic Cable, Metal
1856–65
To C.W. Field, and his Telegraph Companies, Universal Exhibition, Paris, 1867, François-Joseph-Hubert Ponscarme  French, Gold, French
1867
Length of Atlantic Cable, Tiffany & Co., Steel and brass, American
ca. 1858