• Creator
  • Woodward, George M., 1760-1809 (artist) and Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 (engraver)
  • Created Date
  • 1807
  • Description
  • Caption on Image:JOHN BULL MAKING OBSERVATIONS ON THE COMETWoodward DelinLondon Printed for Tho. Tegg 111 Cheapside 10th Nov 1807Rowlandson sculPrice one Shilling ColouredDialogue:[John Bull] Aye--Aye--Master Comet--you may attempt your Periheliums--or your Devilheliums for what I care but take the word of an Old Man you'll never reach the Sun depend on it.
  • Format
  • image
    Etching, hand colored
    plate mark 24 x 34 cm. on sheet 25 x 35 cm.
    Scanned from original drawing in RGB at 200-400 dpi, saved in TIFF format, changed to indexed color, enhanced and resized using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2006