Reference numberS/0044
TitleSculpture busts of Watt, James and Dalton, John
ArtistCheverton after Chantrey
DescriptionA pair of ivory busts one of James Watt and the other unidentified sitter after Chantrey
Dimensions7 1/2 ins overall height (each)
NotesDr Greg Sullivan contacted the Royal Society on 25/04/11 to say that the unidentified sitter is John Dalton
Access statusOpen
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8295Watt; James (1736 - 1819)1736 - 1819
NA8194Dalton; John (1766 - 1844)1766 - 1844
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