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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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26215i
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[Place of publication not identified] : The Gallery of Sculpture, 1849 (R.M. Marks)

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; diameter 21.3 cm

Lettering

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

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26215i

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  • English


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