Reference numberMS/33
TitleEssai d'une Classification des Couleurs by Johann Ferdinand Opiz
CreatorOpiz, J. F.
DescriptionThe essay has no text but is simply a colour chart. The letter is in French and is dated Tschaslau (en Boheme) 8 March 1791. There is an engraved portrait of the author, which is by Berka of Prague, 1791, and a letter from him to the Royal Society
Extent1 volume, MS small
Physical descriptionPaper, bound, size 9 x 6.75 inches, 9 ff
Access statusOpen
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