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Print (Engraving) of Joseph Priestley, by W. Bromley

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Inventory Number: 30148
Object Type:
Persons: Joseph Priestley (Subject)
William Bromley (Engraver)
Date Created:
Place Created: Europe
Subject Classification(s): Prints Collection  
Brief Description: Engraving depicting profile portrait of Joseph Priestly (1733-1804) by William Bromley (1769-1842). Female figure using chemistry apparatus and two cherrubic figures blowing bubbles towards portrait insert, possibly in reference to his isolation and identification of seven gases, includiong oxygen.
Mounted.
Primary Inscriptions: Joseph Priestly. L.L.D: F.R.S W.Bromley sculp.
Collection Group: Hope Portraits Collection
Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
152 108 mm

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