Twilight and afterglow effects at Chelsea

Made:
1888 in Cambridge
maker:
William Ascroft
and
The Cambridge Scientific Instrument Company

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Print. [Twilight and afterglow effects at Chelsea, London. Nov 26th. 1883. / W. Ascroft del. ; Lith & Imp. Camb. Sci. Inst. Co]. - [Proof before letters]. - [Cambridge, 1888]. - Chromolithograph; 31x24cm. - Proof for first frontispiece plate from: The eruption of Krakatoa, and subsequent phenomena. Report of the Krakatoa Committee of the Royal Society / ed. GJ Symons. - London, 1888. - Reproduces on one sheet, three pastel sketches by William Ascroft (1832-1914); [No.1 About 4.10pm, No.2 About 4.20pm, No.3 About 4.30pm]; printed to the artist's direction with buff Rowney mount surround to originals, by the Lithographic Department of the Cambridge Scientific Instrument Company

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1982-686/2
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication