Isambard Kingdom Brunel, British engineer

Isambard Kingdom Brunel, British engineer

H402/0273 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.6MB

Downloadable file size: 4.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Portrait of Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806-1859), British civil engineer and ship designer. In 1825 Brunel helped his father to construct the first tunnel under the Thames in London. In 1830 he won the competition for a design for the Clifton Suspension Bridge at Bristol, his first independent work. In 1833 he was appointed engineer of the Great Western Rail- way (GWR). He designed and built the GWR railway track between London and southwest England. He later designed huge steam ships capable of crossing the Atlantic. Amongst these was the Great Britain, the Great Western, and the Great Leviathan, later renamed the Great Eastern.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: bridge builder, brunel, engineer, isambard kingdom, portraits, railway pioneer, ship designer, surname b

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.