A View of the Apparatus and part of the Great Cylinder in the Pantheon.
Engraving, rare, platemark 200 x 250mm (8 x 9¾") very large margins.
View of an experiment taking place inside the Pantheon on Oxford Street, London. The experiment is probably that which the portrait painter and scientist Benjamin Wilson (1721-88) carried out before George III in 1777 to demonstrate his theories about lightning conductors.
[Ref: 43686] £240.00