Observations of the Sun and Jupiter

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1879-1906 in Folkestone

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Drawing No. 2. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 1. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 3. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 4. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 5. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 6. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 7. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 9. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 10. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 11. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 12. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 13. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 14. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 16. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 15. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 17. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 18. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 19. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 20. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 21. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 22. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 23. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 24. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawing No. 25. [Observations of the Sun] J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], drawings: pencil, ink, col. Wash. Some
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Drawings. [Observations of the Sun and Jupiter] / J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], 1879-1906. - c275 drawings: pencil, ink, col. wash; each 14.5x16cm or smaller. - Some initialled J.W. [identified 2002 as John Willis]. - Drawings 1-229 comprise studies of sunspots during 1882 (44), 1883 (5), 1884 (1), 1885 (12), 1893 (22), 1903 (1), 1904 (45), 1905 (96), and three undated. Drawings 230-275 comprise studies of Jupiter during 1879 (1), 1885 (4 + 1 photograph), 1890 (3), 1891 (1), 1892 (1), 1904 (2), 1905 (5), 1906 (2), and six undated, and [20] other papers prepared but unused. - Drawing 18, Eclipse of the Sun 17 May 1882. - Item 231, photograph from "Century", Vol XXIX No 5, March 1885. - Drawings 245 and 255, headed notepaper address in Folkestone. - Some detailed spot diagrams, eg. item 40; occasional comments by JW on the viewing weather conditions. - Handlist available

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Object Number:
2001-769
type:
drawing
credit:
Sotheby's (Olympia)

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