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Portrait of Edmund Halley (ca 1656-1743)

Part of a group portrait. Includes Isaac Barrow, Robert Boyle, Kenelm Digby, Edmund Halley, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Isaac Newton.

Engraved by Thomas Milton (ca 1743-1827), from the design done by Robert Smirke (1752-1845), an English painter and renowned book illustrator [note: not to be confused with his son Sir Robert Smirke (1780-1867), who is best known for his work on London's British Museum].

Published by Robert Bowyer (1758-1834), Historic Gallery, December 1, 1804.


ID: 1984-00025
Halley, Edmund

Creation Dec. 1, 1804

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 12.5 x 17 in.; QUANTITY: 1

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