Reference numberRBO/3/69
Alternative reference numberRBO.3.259
Title'An Account Of a Secret in the Use of Painting In Answer to the Command of the Royal Society and brought in by Mr Povey'
DescriptionDetails about making paint with eggs and figs - about painting in oil, distemper and dry colours
Read to the Royal Society on 19 December 1667
Extent6 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/3/160
Related records in the catalogueCLP/2/24
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5143Povey; Thomas (c1613 - c1705); colonial entrepreneur and administratorc1613 - c1705
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