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William Harvey

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William Harvey, by William Faithorne, published 1653 - NPG D22767 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Harvey

by William Faithorne
line engraving, published 1653
5 in. x 3 1/4 in. (128 mm x 82 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D22767

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  • William Harvey (1578-1657), Physician, discovered the circulation of the blood. Sitter in 19 portraits.

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  • William Faithorne (circa 1620-1691), Engraver and draughtsman. Artist associated with 712 portraits, Sitter associated with 4 portraits.

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