Reference numberP/0067
TitlePortrait of Hobbes, Thomas
ArtistDobson, William
DescriptionHead and shoulders, left profile. He was born in 1588 and died in 1679. He was not a Fellow. He wrote on political and moral philosophy and his main scientific interest was in optics
MaterialsOil on canvas
Dimensions724 x 584 mm
NotesRobinson, Norman H and Forbes, Eric G 'The Royal Society catalogue of portraits' (London: Royal Society, 1980)
Access statusOpen
ProvenanceBequeathed by T Paget, 1717
Related materialDigitized image IM/002141
Related records in the catalogueIM/002141

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