17th April 2012
BRUNEL, Sir Marc Isambard. 'The Thames Tunnel' [N.p.: n.d. but circa 1841-1842.] (270 x 240mm.) An advertisement for the Tunnel 'Open to the Public Every Day...' stating 'visitors will find a dry, warm, and gravelled promenade, as far as almost the centre of the river, and brilliantly lighted with oil gas', with three integral vignette illustrations and a plan (some creasing, one tear to right-hand edge, a few repaired tears, minor browning).
Hammer price: £450
Buyer’s Premium is an additional charge on each lot sold, currently this is set at 24.5% plus VAT (29.4% including VAT) of the hammer price.
All sold prices shown exclude Buyer’s Premium
There is no condition report for this lot.