Engraving (Used for Copying) from the Photographic Experiments of Sir John Herschel, c.1839
|Inventory Number:|| 14279|
|Object Type:|| |
Sir John Frederick William Herschel (Owner)|
|Brief Description:||Engraving, vertical format: lady and girl reading a book together, lady seated left facing to right. Greyish stains on back; probably lightly waxed.|
For fuller descriptive and historical commentary see narratives.
|Provenance:||Presented by Miss Herschel and Lady Lubbock in 1928. They were the two surviving and youngest children of Sir John Herschel (Francisca and Constance).|
|Collection Group:||Herschel's Photographic Experiments|