Reference numberP/0062
TitlePortrait of Harvey, William
ArtistReyn, Jan De
DescriptionHead and shoulders, left profile.
InscriptionContentAt head of portrait:
At foot of portrait:
Sic ora ferebat.
Magnus Nature Rimator
Et Circulations Sanguinis Demonstrator Primus
Gulielmus Harveius
MaterialsOil on canvas
Dimensions749 x 622 mm
NotesHe was born in 1578 and died in 1657 and was not a Fellow. He was the first Physician to understand and explain the concept of the circulation of the blood.
Access statusOpen
ProvenancePresented by J Mapletoft, 1683
Related materialColour transparency, Box N101, IM/001977
Related records in the catalogueIM/001977


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