Sir Henry De la Beche V.P.R.S.

Made:
1848 in United Kingdom
maker:
Henry Pierce Bone
artist:
William Walker

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Mezzo: portrait of Sir Henry De la Beche. Engr. by Walker after H.P. Bone, 1848. After a miniature by Bone, exhibited 1847 in the Royal Academy, London (678) and now in the Geological Museum

London. Dedicated: To the Fellows of the Geological Society...Portrait of De La Beche, "Director General of the Geological Survey of the UK, and President of the Geological Society"; HL, looking L, standing by rock in mountainous landscape, r. arm resting on hammer.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1989-756
Measurements:
image: 300 mm x 228 mm
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
  • print
  • engraving
credit:
Grosvenor Prints

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