William Harvey

1 portrait of William Harvey

William Harvey, after Wilhelm von Bemmel, published by  John Hinton, mid 18th century - NPG D27266 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Harvey

after Wilhelm von Bemmel, published by John Hinton
line engraving, mid 18th century
7 1/8 in. x 4 1/2 in. (180 mm x 114 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D27266

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

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  • Wilhelm von Bemmel (1630-1708), Painter and engraver. Artist associated with 6 portraits.
  • John Hinton (died 1781), Bookseller and publisher. Artist associated with 26 portraits.