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Print made by John Russell, 1745–1806, British, Lunar Planisphere, Hypothetical Oblique Light, 1806
Lunar Planisphere, Hypothetical Oblique Light
- Stipple and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 17 × 16 3/8 inches (43.2 × 41.6 cm), Image: 16 1/4 × 16 3/8 inches (41.3 × 41.6 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Plate No.2"
Lettered below image, lower center: "London, Published by Wm Faden, Novr. 26, 1806"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- public domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- map | moon
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- IIIF Manifest:
Dare to Know: Prints and Drawings in the Age of Enlightenment (Harvard Art Museums, 2022-09-15 - 2023-01-16) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Edouard Kopp, Dare to know : prints and drawings in the age of Enlightenment, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA, 2022, p. 250, 251, 311, NC87 .D37 2022 OVERSIZE (YCBA) [YCBA]
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