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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-25:037
Type of object:  picture
Publisher:  Charles Knight, Ludgate Street & Pall Mall East
Dimensions:  262 x 174mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  c18301840
Short summary:  Half length portrait of John Dollond. Engraved by James Posselwhite [after an original by Benjamin Wilson?] Another copy (cf Waller Ms alb-13:020)
Person:  Posselwhite, James, 1798-1884 (London), Engraver, Artist, artist
Person:  Wilson, Benjamin, 1721 (Leeds)-1788 (London), Man of science, Painter, artist?
Person:  Dollond, John, 1706 (London)-1761 (London), Scientist, Optician, Silk-weaver, portrayed
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Observatory, Greenwich (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Society)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Partly overlapped by Waller Ms alb-25:038.
Connected records:  Waller Ms alb-13:020
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