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Mons. Télescope Philosophe

ZBA4481
Fine art

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Collection Fine art, Prints, drawings and watercolours, Caricatures
User collections Longitude punk'd by hfinch-boyer
Gallery locationNot on display

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Object ID ZBA4481
Description A hand-coloured etching showing a grotesque head of a man above a group of instruments including telescopes, an octant, dividers, set square, square rule and a globe. The print is listed in the 'Bibliographie de la France' for 1814 (p. 255) as one of a series of 'Caricatures anglaises, savoir'.
Date made 1814

Artist/Maker Vallardi
Place made Paris, France, Europe
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials etching; paper
Measurements Sheet: 363 x 132 mm
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  • Mons. Télescope Philosophe (ZBA4481)
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