Search the Collections

An Extraordinary Eclipse, ninth plate opposite page 74 in the book 'The Grand Master or Adventures of Qui Hi? in Hindostan, A Hudibrastic Poem in Eight Cantos' by Quiz (London: Thomas Tegg, 1816)
Printer, Publisher:
Artist:
Date:
1816
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Aquatint (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 240 x 147 mm (9 7/16 x 5 13/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.38792.9
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A group of British officers look through telescopes at a large dark planet labeled 'Public Disapprobation' as it moves across the face of the star of the Garter.
For comment on the book see the entry for the whole volume (1963.30.38792.1-27)

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.