Represents visible surface of the moon in detail including shading to show relative heights of the mountains, craters and seas.
Lunar globe by John Russell, 1797
© Soho House
- Papier mache shell, plaster, wood, varnish, engraved paper gores
- 51 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £15,346 ( Total: £21,346)
- Acquired in:
Back is blank except for descriptive engravings.
Undisclosed by auction house
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