Roll Over Image to Zoom ‹ Back to Collection

Roger Bacon

  • 1813
  • Published by Baldwin Catherine Street, Strand
    Made in London
  • Image: 5.25 x 8.5 in.
    Crayon manner engraving on wove paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.210
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

A half-length portrait engraving of Roger Bacon (1214–1292), an English philosopher and scientist. He holds a book in front of him in his left hand.

Inscription

From a Print by Aegidius Adeler

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.