Photos: Vintage Artistic Views of Astronomy

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Group of sun spots and veiled spots

Credit: E.L. Trouvelot
In the 1800s, creating astronomical images was more an art than it is today and the New York Public Library is digitally preserving a series of stunning…Read More »

images created by the by French-born artist Etienne Leopold Trouvelot.

here, Trouvelot's chromolithograph of a group of sun spots and veiled spots. Observed on June 17, 1875.   Less «
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