Product images of J.F.Wm. Herschel
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This image, of John FW Herschel as an eminent grey haired Victorian (he would have been in his 70s), was originally produced as the frontispiece to John FW Herschel's Catalogue of nebulae and clusters of stars (1864), an updated version of his father's work, with plates by M. ; N. Hanhart. The image was subsequently used (in 1882) by the journal, the Quarterly Journal of Science No. 19.
M. & N. Hanhart
Original size: 377 x 285 mm
- Image reference: PU3684
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London