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Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery

Science and Industry in the 18th century

Room 13This room focusses on some of the key figures in scientific and industrial developments in the 18th century. On one wall interest in the natural world is represented by Sir Hans Sloane, and elsewhere engineering with portraits of James Watt and Matthew Boulton. There are a number of medallions, medals and watercolours in a miniature case.

Room introduction

See also: Room 13: miniature case

13 portraits on display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery

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