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Reference numberMS/648/1/43
LevelItem
TitlePortrait of Sir Isaac Newton, unknown engraver, after John Vanderbank (1694-1739)
Date18th century
DescriptionHalf-length portrait of Isaac Newton aged 83 years, after Vanderbank's original oil painting of 1726, in an oval frame. Newton is shown with his body angled to the viewer's left, but looking directly forward, dressed in a coat and neck-cloth. The engraving is inscribed below in pencil "Vr Bank sc."

After Keynes, XIII-2.
Extent1 print
Physical descriptionLine engraving, on paper
Dimensions326x264mm.
Access statusOpen
Administrative historyCollected by Charles Turnor
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2870Turnor; Charles (1768 - 1853)1768 - 1853
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