The Honble. Robert Boyle
J. Chapman sculpt.
|Main Creator:||Chapman, John, fl.1792-1823, engraver.|
Hon. Robert Boyle, (1627-1691), F.R.S., natural philosopher, scientist and inventor of the air-pump; head & shoulders, to left, looking to front, long wig, cloak, plain cravat with fringe; oval frame with scientific instruments in rectangular panel at base.
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London : Published as the Act directs by J.Wilkes, April 19th 1800.
Title printed u.c. within plate mark.
One of four impressions of the same print. See EP BOYL-ROB (8A) I for details on similar impression; see EP BOYL-ROB (8B) II and EP BOYL-ROB (8C) II for two tinted impressions.
Physical description: 1 print : stipple ; oval image 12 x 9.5 cm., plate mark 16.4 x 11.3cm., sheet 29.1 x 23 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, P. 23.
Engraving attributed to John Chapman, (fl.1792-1823).
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|EP BOYL-ROB (8) II||
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