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LL/8772
ThumbnailUnidentified creator 
Moon 
1870 (ca) 
Magic lantern slide 
9.2 x 17.5 cm 
AnamorFose 
Courtesy of Xavier Debeerst (Anamorfose - www.anamorfose.be - #1774) 
  
22 
  
LL/17485
ThumbnailWarren De la Rue 
Glass view of the moon 
n.d. 
Glass stereo view 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#17 / 283) 
  
23 
  
LL/17486
ThumbnailWarren De la Rue 
Stereoscopic Series No. I., view of the moon 
n.d. 
Stereo view 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#17 / 284) 
  
24 
  
LL/17487
ThumbnailWarren De la Rue 
Stereoscopic Series No. II., view of the moon 
n.d. 
Stereo view 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#17 / 285) 
  
25 
  
LL/17488
ThumbnailWarren De la Rue 
Stereoscopic Series No. III., view of the moon 
n.d. 
Stereo view 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#17 / 286) 
  
26 
  
LL/17489
ThumbnailWarren De la Rue 
Stereoscopic Series No. IV., view of the moon 
n.d. 
Stereo view 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#17 / 287) 
  
27 
  
LL/17490
ThumbnailWarren De la Rue 
Stereoscopic Series No. V., view of the moon 
n.d. 
Stereo view 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#17 / 288) 
  
28 
  
LL/46459
ThumbnailPierre Jules Cesar Janssen 
Transit of Venus 
1874 
Glass negative, in wooden frame 
25.5 x 25.5 cm 
National Maritime Museum 
Id number: AST1087 
  
29 
  
LL/46417
ThumbnailWilliam de Wiveleslie Abney 
Photographic plate of the transit of Venus, taken at Luxor, Egypt 
1874 
Photographic plate 
National Maritime Museum 
Repro ID F3812 © National Maritime Museum 
  
30 
  
LL/45765
ThumbnailCharles Burton 
Transit of Venus 
1874 
Photographic print 
Armagh Observatory 
31 
  
LL/41593
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
The Beginning of the eclipse at Vassar College. March 16, 1885 
1885, 16 March 
Carte de visite 
4 3/16 x 6 1/2 ins 
Harvard College Observatory 
UAV 630.271 (382), From the Records of the Harvard College Observatory 
  
32 
  
LL/40528
ThumbnailPaul & Prosper Henry 
A Section of the Constellation Cygnus 
1885, 13 August 
Albumen silver print, from glass negative 
25.8 x 21.2 cm (10 3/16 x 8 3/8 ins) 
Metropolitan Museum of Art 
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Robert Rosenkranz Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.124 
  
33 
  
LL/38892
ThumbnailS.W. Burnham 
Total Eclipse of December 21, 1889 
1889, 21 December (taken) 
Albumen print 
3 x 4 ins 
Archive Farms 
34 
  
LL/8757
ThumbnailIsaac Roberts 
Great Andromeda Nebula, M31 
1888, 29 December 
Heliogravure 
18 x 13 cm 
AnamorFose 
Courtesy of Xavier Debeerst (Anamorfose - www.anamorfose.be) 
  
35 
  
LL/8758
ThumbnailIsaac Roberts 
Handwriten text on the border of the Heliogravure Great Andromeda Nebula, M31 
1888, 29 December 
Heliogravure 
AnamorFose 
Courtesy of Xavier Debeerst (Anamorfose - www.anamorfose.be) 
  
36 
  
LL/94
ThumbnailWarren De la Rue 
The Moon (No. 2) 
[The Moon in Twelve Phases] 
n.d. 
Albumen print, mounted on carte de visite 
2 1/8 x 2 1/2 in 
Howard Schickler Fine Art (CLOSED - 2006) 
Image courtesy of Howard Schickler Fine Art LLC. (www.schicklerart.com) 
  
37 
  
LL/50733
ThumbnailPaus Henry (1848-1905) & Prosper Henry (1849-1903) 
Photographie Lunaire, Corne Nord 
1890 
Albumen print 
22.5 x 17.9 cm 
Lempertz - Cologne 
Auction 1012, May 24, 2013, Lot: 7 
  
38 
  
LL/41658
ThumbnailHarvard College Observatory 
Omega Centauri [photograph taken by Bruce telescope, April 17, 1896, exposed 30 minutes] 
1896, 17 April 
Photographic print 
Harvard University Archives 
UAV 630.271 (Album 3, Page 1) 
  
39 
  
LL/41594
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Eclipse of Dec. 27, 1898, made at Thomaston, Me. with 3 inch telescope 
1898, 27 December 
Photographic print 
4 5/8 x 5 ins 
Harvard College Observatory 
UAV 630.271 (381), From the Records of the Harvard College Observatory 
  
40 
  
LL/41113
ThumbnailUnknown (Astrophotographe en mission) 
Détermination du pôle magnétique terrestre Grand Nord 
1898 (ca) 
Collodion printing-out paper print from glass negative 
18.2 x 13 cm 
CEROS - Jean-Mathieu Martini / Serge Plantureux 
Binoche et Giquello, épreuves choisies, 18 november 2010, lot no: 112 
  

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