Lunar Photographs No 6

Made:
1857-12-07; 1962-09-15
maker:
Warren de la Rue

A pair of stereoscopic photographs of the Moon, taken by Warren De La Rue (1815-1889) in 1857 and 1862. The left-hand photograph was taken on December 7, 1857 at 3.20 a.m. when the moon was 21.5 days old. The right-hand photograph was taken on September 15, 1862 at 3.50 a.m. when the moon was 21.8 days old. Published by Smith, Beck & Beck of London.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5036/13499/6
Materials:
cardboard, paper (fibre product)
type:
stereophotograph
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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