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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-54:260
Type of object:  picture
Dimensions:  226 x 168mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1820 (after)
Comments to date:  Davy succeeded Sir Joseph Banks as PRS 30 Nov. 1820.
Short summary:  Portrait of Sir Humphry Davy crowned with his coat-of-arms. Under the portrait is the coat-of-arms of the Royal Society. Engraved on steel by W. T. Fry after the original picture by T. Phillips, Esqr. R. A.
Person:  Fry, William Thomas, 1789-1843 (London), Engraver, artist
Person:  Phillips, Thomas, 1770 (Dudley, Worcestershire)-1845 (London), Painter, artist
Person:  Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778 (Penzance)-1829 (Genève), Chemist, portrayed
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Society (Society)
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