Reference numberMS/648/1/55
TitlePortrait of Sir Isaac Newton, by Edward Scrimm (1775-1841), after John Vanderbank (1694-1739)
Dateearly 19th century
DescriptionHalf length portrait of Isaac Newton aged 83 years, after Vanderbank's original oil painting of 1726. The engraving is inscribed: ""Engraved by E.Scrimm. SIR ISAAC NEWTON. From the original Picture by Vanderbank in the possession of the Royal Society. Under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. London. Published by Charles Knight Pall Mall East."

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