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Print (Etching, Engraving) Founding of the Paris observatory and presentation of members of the Academie des Sciences to the King, by Thibault after Le Brun, France, 1669

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Inventory Number: 13618
Object Type: print
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Scientific societies Astronomical observatories Prints Collection  
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Brief Description: Etching and engraving depicting meeting of the l'Academie des Sciences with Louis XIV, Paris Observatory in the background.
Primary Inscriptions: Fondation de l'Observatoire (1669) Colbert présente au roi les membres de l'Academie des Sciences. Peint par Ch. Le Brun. Gravé par Thibault.
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Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
237 359 mm

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