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A female figure representing science trimming the lamp of life. Engraving by A. R. Freebairn, 1849, after W. Wyon.

Wyon, William, 1795-1851.
Date
1849

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Science trimming the lamp of life. Engraved by Freebairn (by the anaglyptograph) from the medal (the Brodie testimonial) by William Wyon, R.A.

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : The Gallery of Sculpture, 1849 (R.M. Marks)

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; diameter 21.3 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26215i

Language

  • English


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A female figure representing science trimming the lamp of life. Engraving by A. R. Freebairn, 1849, after W. Wyon. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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