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William Bazett Murray watercolour illustrations, 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 116/10

Scope and Contents

A set of four coloured prints from engravings by artist W.B. Murray, depicting scenes of the Astronomer Royal at work at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. These were published in the Illustrated London News in 1880 alongside a series of short articles on the Observatory.


  • Creation: 1880


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4 item(s) : Paper

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

with modern mounts

Date information

DateText: circa; 19th century painted prints with 20th century mounts.

Finding aid date

2014-10-21 11:35:57+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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