Mechanics, Wheels, Antique Print 1816, Matted
Antique hand-colored copperplate engraving on wove paper showing "Action of a Wheel, Line of Traction, Edgeworth's Machine, Barclay and Cuming's improved Wheels and Axle-trees". This bookplate was taken from the "Encyclopaedia Londinensis" published in London, 1816 (platemark visible). The print measures 8.25 x 10.75" and is matted in an acid-free, standard 11 x 14" mat.
This print is original to 1816, not a copy or modern reproduction.