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Sir Joseph Banks

  • Engraved by William Dickinson, English. After the painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds
    Made in London
  • Plate: 18 x 13.5 in.
    Mezzotint on wove paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.068
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

A portrait of the explorer and botanist Sir Joseph Banks (1743–1820), who is seated at a desk with papers and a freestanding globe; to his right is an open window.

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