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  • Engraved by James Posselwhite, English. From a print by James Heath, after a painting by Henry Raeburn
  • Image: 4.75 x 3.75 in.
    Engraving on wove paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.011
  • No known copyright restrictions


A half-length seated portrait of Professor Joseph Black (1728–1799).


From a Print by Jas. Heath, after a Picture by Raeburn

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