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Title
Portrait of John Wallis (1616-1703)
Date Created and/or Issued
1825
Contributing Institution
California Institute of Technology
Collection
Image Archive
Rights Information
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Description
"John Wallis, D. D. Savilian Professor of Geometry" after the original by the reknowned German/English baroque portrait painter Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723) "in the Picture Gallery at Oxford." Stipple engraving by Robert Cooper (died 1836), drawn by Derby. Portrait of English mathematician John Wallis pictured wearing his academic robe; famous for his contributions to algebra and analytical geometry. Published in London by Henry Colburn, May 1825.
1825
Type
Image
Format
Photographs
Identifier
ct1:9560
http://archives-dc.library.caltech.edu/islandora/object/ct1%3A9560

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