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Print (Mezzotint) Joannes Iacobus Scheuchzer, after I.H Heidegger, Engraved by T. Laub, c. 1731

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Inventory Number: 53568
Object Type: Object
Persons: Joannes Iacobus Scheuchzer (Subject)
T Laub (Engraver)
Date Created: c. 1731
Subject Classification(s): Portraits Prints Collection  
Brief Description: Mezzotint. Portrait of Scheuchzer surrounded by natural history objects and holding a book.
Primary Inscriptions: Ioannes Iacobus Scheuchzer Helvetio Tigurinus Med. D. Math. in Lyceo Patrio Prof. Académiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Aiunctus Dictus Acarnan, Nec Non Societatum Regiarum Anglicae et Prussicae Membrum. Aetat. Ann. LIX. I.H. Heidegger, pinx. T. Laub. sculp.
Collection Group: Hope Portraits Collection
Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
333 218 mm

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