Brown/grey brown striped observation of Jupiter, 4 March 1906

Made:
1906
Drawings.  [Observations of the Sun and Jupiter]  /  J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], 1879-1906.  -  c275 drawings:

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Drawings. [Observations of the Sun and Jupiter] / J.W. [John Willis] - [Folkestone?], 1879-1906. - c275 drawings:
Science Museum Group Collection
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Brown/grey brown striped observation of Jupiter made by John Willis on 4 March 1906 at 10pm. Willis has noted: "Shadow of Sat. I on disk". This drawing shows the shadow transit of Io. On the reverse there is a diagram showing the satellite position. One of 275 pencil, ink and colour wash observations of the Sun and Jupiter made by Willis in Folkestone between 1879 and 1906.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
2001-769/248
type:
drawing
credit:
Sotheby's (Olympia)