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Reference numberPT/73/5/5
LevelItem
TitleDrawings, optical effects observed during experiments on the heat treatment of glass, by [David Brewster]
Date1815
DescriptionPlate 4 from the paper "On new properties of heat, as exhibited in its propagation along plates of glass", by David Brewster, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol.106 (1816), pp.46-114. Figures 27-44, individual drawings, four coloured, mounted on a backing sheet. The drawings are inscribed above with publication and plate details. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso.
Extent1 item
FormatInk, ink wash and watercolour
Physical descriptionOn paper
Dimensions264x207mm.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7450Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher1781 - 1868
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