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'Worthies of Britain' (Sir Isaac Newton; Edmond Halley; Nicholas Saunderson; John Flamsteed)

11 of 45 portraits of Sir Isaac Newton

'Worthies of Britain' (Sir Isaac Newton; Edmond Halley; Nicholas Saunderson; John Flamsteed), by Francis Kyte, published by  John Bowles, circa 1720-1745 - NPG D20158 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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'Worthies of Britain' (Sir Isaac Newton; Edmond Halley; Nicholas Saunderson; John Flamsteed)

by Francis Kyte, published by John Bowles
mezzotint, circa 1720-1745
14 in. x 10 in. (355 mm x 254 mm) plate size; 14 1/2 in. x 10 3/8 in. (367 mm x 265 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Herbert Henry Raphael, 1st Bt, 1916
Reference Collection
NPG D20158


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  • John Bowles (1701?-1779), Printseller and publisher. Artist associated with 113 portraits.
  • Francis Kyte (active 1710-died 1744), Engraver and portrait painter. Artist associated with 32 portraits.