Reference numberP/0016
TitlePortrait of Brouncker, William; 2nd Viscount
ArtistLely, Sir Peter
DescriptionThree quarter length, slightly left profile, seated, pointing to a diagram on an easel
MaterialsOil on canvas
Dimensions1270 x 1016 mm
NotesRobinson, Norman H and Forbes, Eric G 'The Royal Society catalogue of portraits' (London: Royal Society, 1980). Canvas on-site and frame at Conservator's studio
Access statusOpen
ProvenancePresented by the sitter
Related materialColour transparency, Box N101
Related records in the catalogueIM/000592

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Fellows associated with this archive
NA3503Brouncker; William (c 1620 - 1684); 2nd Viscount Brounckerc 1620 - 1684
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