Engraving of William Hershel by Ryder after Abbott.Lemuel Francis AbbottOriginal size: 230 x 160 mm
Technique includes etching.
Rogerus Long S.T.P. Aulae Pemb. Cantab. Custos, Astronomiae et Geometriae professor Lowndesianus R.S.S. A.D. 1769. AEtat.89
Engraving of William Hershel by Ryder after Abbott. ...
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