Roll Over Image to Zoom ‹ Back to Collection

Joseph Black, M.D.

  • Engraved by J. Rogers, after a painting by Sir Henry Raeburn. Published by Blackie & Son, Glasgow, Edinburgh, & London
    Made in Edinburgh and London
  • Image: 5.25 x 4.25 in.
    Stipple engraving on wove paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.022
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

A framed portrait of Joseph Black (1728–1799), professor of chemistry at University of Glasgow, seated and holding a document.

Inscription

Professor of Chemistry, University of Glasgow

Search Our Online Collections

Distillations

Listen to the latest episodes of CHF’s award-winning science podcast.

 

Support CHF

Help us preserve and share the history of chemistry and related sciences. Make a tax-deductible donation online.