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Portrait of John Bird (1709-1776)

Portrait of English astronomer and instrument maker, "John Bird of London."

Mezzotint done by Valentine Green (1739-1813), "engraver to his Majesty and to the Elector Palatine, after a portrait done by C. Lewis," dated December 2, 1776. This mezzotint is also in the archive collection of the British National Portrait Gallery.

ID: 1984-00006
Bird, John

Creation Dec. 2, 1776

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 12 x 16 in.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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