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Portrait of John Wallis (1616-1703)

"John Wallis, D. D. Savilian Professor of Geometry" after the original by the reknowned German/English baroque portrait painter Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723) "in the Picture Gallery at Oxford." Stipple engraving by Robert Cooper (died 1836), drawn by Derby. Portrait of English mathematician John Wallis pictured wearing his academic robe; famous for his contributions to algebra and analytical geometry.

Published in London by Henry Colburn, May 1825.


ID: 2002-00577
Wallis, John

Creation May. 1, 1825

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 11.5 x 15.5 in.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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