Astronomy

Made:
1953 in England
artist:
Fraser, Eric George

Drawing. [Astronomy] / Eric Fraser, 1953. - Pencil, pen and line, watercolour, with white; 37x53.5cm, image 23.7x45cm, frame 40x57.5cm. - Signed in pencil, b.r. - Design sketch for a mural on the theme "Astronomy", commissioned by the Science Museum; design rejected in favour of A.R. Thomson. - Featuring Galileo with globe and telescope, holding pendulum; r., Delhi Observatory; constellations progress across sky; sun with intense beam of light

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1983-1123
type:
drawing
credit:
Fraser, Eric George