The Beast with Seven Heads and Ten Horns, from the Apocalypse
Jean Duvet (French, ca. 1485–after 1561)
Date: n.d. Medium: Engraving
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The moon was visible, yet unreachable by keen astronomers like John herschel in the late 19th century. This photograph is actually of a detailed papier-mâché model of a moon crater.
Moon Crater, late 1850s, Unknown. J. Paul Getty Museum.