5 of 15 portraits of John Dalton
by William Brockedon
pencil and chalk, 1834
13 3/4 in. x 10 in. (348 mm x 253 mm) uneven
Transferred from National Gallery, 1994
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Sitterback to top
- John Dalton (1766-1844), Chemist and pioneer in nuclear physics. Sitter in 15 portraits.
Artistback to top
- William Brockedon (1787-1854), Painter, writer and inventor. Artist associated with 112 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Walker, Richard, Regency Portraits, 1985, p. 141
Exhibitions and displays
- Facing Blindness: Visual Impairment in the Nineteenth Century
Until 13 July 2014