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Reference numberMS/648/1/27
LevelItem
TitlePortrait of Sir Isaac Newton, by John Simon (c.1675-1751), after Sir James Thornhill
Date18th century [post-1720]
DescriptionHalf-length portrait of Newton wearing a loose shirt and robe, in an oval frame. The sitter is bare-headed and has one finger extended. Inscribed below: "Isaacus Newton Eq. Aura. I Thornhill Eq. pinx I Simon fec. London Sold by R. Marshall No.4 Aldermany Church Yard"

Variation on Keynes, XLV-1, with the addition of Marshall as print-seller, instead of John Simon's Covent Garden address .
Extent1 print
Physical descriptionMezzotint, on paper
Dimensions355x256mm.
Access statusOpen
Administrative historyCollected by Charles Turnor.
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2870Turnor; Charles (1768 - 1853)1768 - 1853
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