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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    W.S. Johnson (printers (people))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed ink on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description


Place of Origin

London (made)


1860 (made)


W.S. Johnson (printers (people))

Materials and Techniques

Printed ink on paper


Height: 73.5 cm poster, Width: 50.4 cm poster

Object history note

Associated Production: C.H. Adams and His Orrery. Princess's Theatre, London. 2.4.1860. Performance category: lecture. This production featured 'another great triumph in astronomical science in M. Leverrier's splendid discovery of an intra-mercurial planet. Thirty years have elapsed since Mr. C.H. Adams first had the honour of presenting his orrery.

Descriptive line

Poster advertising C.H. Adams and His Orrery at the Princess's Theatre, 1860

Production Note

Nassau Steam Press, 60/69 St Martin's Lane, WC


Ink; Paper




Entertainment & Leisure; Prints


Theatre and Performance Collection

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