12 of 17 portraits of William Harvey
probably after Peter Scheemakers
line engraving, (circa 1750-1775)
11 1/4 in. x 7 1/2 in. (285 mm x 192 mm) plate size; 12 1/2 in. x 9 in. (318 mm x 228 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Herbert Henry Raphael, 1st Bt, 1916
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- William Harvey (1578-1657), Physician, discovered the circulation of the blood. Sitter in 17 portraits.
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- Peter Scheemakers (1691-1781), Sculptor. Artist associated with 4 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.