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Diagram of the comet, discovered by Giovani Battista Donati (1826-1873), on June 2, 1858

Diagram of the comet, discovered by Giovani Battista Donati (1826-1873), on June 2, 1858


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Diagram of the comet, discovered by Giovani Battista Donati (1826-1873), on June 2, 1858

MMM5480569 Diagram of the comet, discovered by Giovani Battista Donati (1826-1873), on June 2, 1858; National Maritime Museum, London, UK; (add.info.: Diagram of the comet, discovered by Giovani Battista Donati (1826-1873), on June 2, 1858. Chromolithograph (33x30.5 cm) with a moving circle, according to indications by John Russell Hind (1823-1895) and Richard Farley (19th century), published by Waller and Deacon in 1858.); © National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London

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© © National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London / Bridgeman Images

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This stunning chromolithograph print captures the intricate diagram of a comet discovered by Giovani Battista Donati on June 2, 1858. The detailed illustration, measuring 33x30.5 cm, showcases the celestial beauty of this astronomical phenomenon. Created in the 19th century by John Russell Hind and Richard Farley, this artwork was published by Waller and Deacon in 1858. The moving circle within the diagram adds a dynamic element to the composition, emphasizing the trajectory and movement of the comet as it travels through space. Displayed at the National Maritime Museum in London, UK, this historical piece serves as a testament to human curiosity and exploration of the cosmos. It represents a time when astronomers like Donati made groundbreaking discoveries that expanded our understanding of the universe. The intricate details and scientific accuracy depicted in this print highlight not only the artistic skill of its creators but also their dedication to accurately documenting celestial events for educational purposes. This diagram is not just a beautiful work of art; it is also an important tool for studying astronomy and furthering our knowledge of outer space. As you gaze upon this mesmerizing image, let yourself be transported back in time to an era when comets were still mysterious wonders that captivated people's imaginations with their ethereal beauty and cosmic significance.

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