John Dalton FRS

Made:
1823 in Manchester
publisher:
Zanetti and Agnew

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Portrait of John Dalton by Worthington. Black & white photograph from the Science Museum Photo Studio Archive
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Engraving, line, with etching: JOHN DALTON F.R.S. - [state lettered before imprint]. / Allen Pinxt. ; Worthington Sculpt. [Manchester: Zanetti and Agnew, 1823]. - After the oil by Allen, 1814, from 1806 to 1940 at the Manchester Philosophical Society. - Portrait, nearly WL seated looking to R, wearing spectacles; right elbow rests on table l., next to pressure vessel and scrolls of paper depicting his atomic symbols. Image 37x27.8cm; sheet 40.6x35cm.

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1954-622
type:
print
credit:
Taylor, Frank Sherwood

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