Two London Vue D'Optiques.

GBP 190.00

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Object Description

Two hand coloured Vue d’optiques of London Westminster Abbey and Saint Margarets by Lachaussée 1766. And the second Grosvenor Square by Wichnyther 1761. Grosvenor Place was the original site of St George’s Hospital, and the London Lock Hospital. These engravings were meant to be viewed through a set of several mirrors or by means of a Zygrascope instrument consisting of a mirror and a lens which gave the engravings a 3 D effect.

Object Condition

Good for age

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:38 x H:23.5
  • country
  • year
    1790
  • diameter
    0

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