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Reference numberMS/648/1/47
LevelItem
TitlePortrait of Sir Isaac Newton, by [John] Romney (1785-1863) from a copy by George M Brighty (b.1788) after John Vanderbank (1694-1739)
Date1 August 1817
DescriptionFull length portrait of Isaac Newton, seated, with a globe to the right as viewed. After Vanderbank's original oil painting of 1726. The engraving is inscribed: "SIR ISAAC NEWTON G.M.Brighty del. J.Vanderbank pinxt., Pub.Augt.1.1817. by C.G.Dyer. Compton Stt. Soho. Romner sculp." The engraving has a facsimile signature.

After Keynes, XIII-2, but the is globe reminiscent of Enoch Seeman's portrait, Keynes XIV-2.
Extent1 print
Physical descriptionEngraving, on paper
Dimensions243x167mm.
Access statusOpen
Administrative historyCollected by Charles Turnor
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2870Turnor; Charles (1768 - 1853)1768 - 1853
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