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Portrait of Johannes Wallis (1616-1703)

Portrait of English mathematician John Wallis. Engraving done by Giovanni Battista Cipriani (1727-1785), after British engraver David Loggan's (1634-1692) 1678 portrait of Wallis, only cropped to head and shoulders, and framed with laurel leaves. Wallis is famous for his contributions to algebra and analytical geometry.

ID: 2002-00575
Wallis, John

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 11.25 x 17.25 in.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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