James Gregory

Made:
1798 in Scotland
artist:
Henry David Erskine
engraver:
Edward Harding
publisher:
I Herbert

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Print, engraving, stipple, 'JAMES GREGORY, inventor of the reflecting Telescope' / Buchaniae Comes delt.; E. Harding Sc. [Scotland] Pubd. by I. Herbert 1. Jany. 1798. Overall: 27x22cm., platemark: 18.8x14cm., image: 12.5x10cm. "from an original in the possession of Mr, Carnegy, Aberdeen". Portrait, HL to R, with globe. Ref: Wellcome, 1212.3; Woodcroft, Gallery, 138.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1903-139
Materials:
engraving and paper
Measurements:
image: 125 mm x 100 mm
platemark: 188 mm x 140 mm
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Bennet Woodcroft Bequest