Dollond.From an original Picture in the Royal Observatory, Greewich.
London, Published by Charles Knight & C.o. Ludgate Street.
Stipple with very large margins. Plate: 200 x 285mm, (8 x 11¼"). Some slight foxing. Tears in right hand side to plate.
Half portrait of John Dollond (1706-1761) a British optician noted for his experiments with lenses and optics. Dollond is dipicted sitting at a table, holding reading lens, his hand resting on a book labelled 'Opticks'.
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