A crater on the island of Vulcano, Lipari islands. Coloured aquatint, 1812, after Luigi Mayer.

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"[...] sulphur is deposited from the fumes, which in some places are condensed in a liquid form, and afford sulphuric acid"--Mayer, loc. cit.

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1 print : aquatint, with watercolour ; platemark 29.9 x 40 cm

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  • [London] (80 Pall Mall)

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  • R. Bowyer

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  • 1812

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A crater on the island of Vulcano, Lipari islands. Coloured aquatint, 1812, after Luigi Mayer.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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