Reference numberP/0032
TitlePortrait of Davy, Sir Humphry
ArtistLawrence, Sir Thomas
DescriptionThree quarter length, full face
MaterialsOil on canvas
Dimensions1423 x 1118 mm
NotesRobinson, Norman H and Forbes, Eric G 'The Royal Society catalogue of portraits' (London: Royal Society, 1980)
Access statusOpen
ProvenancePresented by Lady Davy, 1829
Jane Davy's wealth was inherited from her father, Charles Kerr of Antigua, who bequeathed his property, 'including enslaved people’, to his wife and daughter in equal halves
Related materialColour transparency and colour negative, Box N101
Related records in the catalogueIM/001094

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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8200Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist1778 - 1829
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