Engravings of colour sketches showing solar prominences by Etienne Leopold Trouvelot

Engravings of colour sketches showing solar prominences by Etienne Leopold Trouvelot (prints; lithographs; Sun; solar prominences; solar chromosphere) Engravings of colour sketches showing solar prominences by Etienne Leopold Trouvelot (prints; lithographs; Sun; solar prominences; solar chromosphere) Engravings of colour sketches showing solar prominences by Etienne Leopold Trouvelot (prints; lithographs; Sun; solar prominences; solar chromosphere) Engravings of colour sketches showing solar prominences by Etienne Leopold Trouvelot (prints; lithographs; Sun; solar prominences; solar chromosphere)

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Set of three colour engravings with window mounts of colour sketches showing solar prominences observed and drawn by Etienne Leopold Trouvelot at the Harvard College Observatory by viewing the sun tangentially through a spectroscope attached to a telescope with the silt-jaws slightly open. Supervised by Prof. Winlock and published in the Annals of the Harvard College Observatory in 1876 with money from the Bache Fund.

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Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1887-24
Materials:
card, paper and incomplete
type:
prints, lithographs, sun, solar prominences and solar chromosphere
credit:
Normal School of Science (Astronomical Laboratory)