Portable drawing outfit of Wollaston type camera Lucida with folding box foot case stand

Made:
1801-1820 in England
maker:
Richard Ebsworth
designer:
William Hyde Wollaston

portable drawing outfit containing Wollaston type camera lucida, with folding box foot case stand, by Ebsworth, Fleet Street, London, England, 1801-1820

Details

Category:
Optics
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), glass, ivory, mahogany (wood), metal (unknown)
Measurements:
lucida: 355 mm x 55 mm x 45 mm, ,
overall (assembled on base): 350 mm x 305 mm x 315 mm, , .965kg
case folded: 75 mm x 100 mm x 315 mm, ,
Identifier:
1906-81
type:
optical drawing aid - camera lucida
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical drawing aid
credit:
Lecky, John
status:
Permanent collection

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