Astronomical Observatory

Made:
1814 in London
maker:
Ackermann and Company
engraver:
J Black
and
J Black
and

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Coloured Aquatint. Radcliffe Observatory. From R. Ackermann's History of Oxford. 1814. Drawn by E. Mackenzie, engraved by J. Black. The Herschel reflecting telescope shown in this image in the museum's collections (1935-4)

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1983-679
Materials:
aquatint and paper
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
  • print
  • intaglio print
  • etching
credit:
Burlington Gallery

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