print. engraving. The Universal Vicissitude of Se

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1750-1760

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Engraving of the Universal Vicissitude of Seasons by Thomas Wright, 1740. Full view, black background.
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Engraving of the Universal Vicissitude of Seasons by Thomas Wright 1740. Detail view.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Engraving of the Universal Vicissitude of Seasons by Thomas Wright 1740. Detail view.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Engraving of the Universal Vicissitude of Seasons by Thomas Wright 1740. Detail view.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Engraving of the Universal Vicissitude of Seasons by Thomas Wright 1740. Detail view.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Engraving of the Universal Vicissitude of Seasons by Thomas Wright 1740. Detail view.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Engraving of the Universal Vicissitude of Seasons by Thomas Wright 1740. Detail view.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

print. engraving. The Universal Vicissitude of Seasons and the Liberation of Light Illustrated in the Orbis magnus: Demonstrating by true orthographic projections of the sphere on the plane of the eliptick the time of the sun-rise; sun-set Length of the day Night and Twy-light to all parts of the world. Particularly on the days of the sun's ingress to the several signs of the Zodiack By Tho[mas] Wright Author of the Synopsis of the Universe &c. London; Printed for Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, Bowles and Carver, 69 St Paul's Church Yard & Robert Wilkinson, 125 Fenchurch Street. [shows illustrations and symbols of the zodiac with The Explaination], 76 x 56cm, (71 x 45.5 cm to plate mark)

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1987-507/6
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication

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