M0002557: Portrait of Robert Boyle (1627 - 1691)

November 1931
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M0002557: Portrait of Robert Boyle (1627 - 1691). In copyright. Source: Wellcome Collection.

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Also known as

Previous title, replaced May 2020: Portrait of The Honourable Robert Boyle (1627 - 1691)


Photograph of an engraving of Robert Boyle (1627-1691), Irish natural philosopher, chemist, physicist and inventor, with inscription underneath, after a painting by Johann Kerseboom. This reproduction was made from an unidentified source.


November 1931

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

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