GEORGE BAXTER (1804-1867): A Bicentenary Exhibition of Prints and Illustrations
at the E. J. Pratt Library, Victoria University

These prints were illustrations in Isaac Frost's Two Systems of Astronomy. London, Printed by Catchpool & Trent, and published by Simpkin, Marshall, 1846.
Engraved under the prints, on the left is "Drawn by Isaac Frost", and, on the right is "Engraved by W.P. Chubb & Son, 7, Charterhouse St." In the centre there is "The Newtonian System" and, below this is, "Printed in Oil Colours by G. Baxter, Patentee, 11, Northampton Square". These prints are untitled.

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This plate represents part of the great universe according to the Newtonian System, the stars as suns with worlds revolving around them.