The Physician Erasistratus

Made:
1778-1781 in Birmingham
artist:
Benjamin West
and
Francis Eginton

Mechanical painting, The physician Erasistratus discovering the love of Antiochus for Stratonice, by Francis Eginton, c.1778. On two sheets laid paper; 77.5x110.5cm. In new mount and frame, 98.5x119.5x3cm. After a painting by Benjamin West. Formerly inventoried as a sun picture by James Watt; please see information sheet for fuller details.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1884-16 Pt7
Materials:
aquatint engraving, paper
Measurements:
frame: 985 mm x 1195 mm x 30 mm,
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Patent Office Museum
status:
Permanent collection

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.