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R. Lovett, of the Cathedral Church of Worcester
Robert Hancock, English. After I. Wright
- Image: 12.5 x 10 in.
Mezzotint on wove paper
- Not on display
- Gift of Fisher Scientific International
- Fisher Collection
- FA 2000.001.056
- No known copyright restrictions
A mezzotint of Richard Lovett (1692–1780), a British physicist who wrote Philosophical Essays in Three Parts, which he appears to be reading here. He also wrote a brief theory of the north magnetic pole, and the mariner's compass needle.
Author of Philosophical Essays in Three Parts.