Tiberius Cavallo(1749-1809), Scientist and inventor
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
A Neapolitan-born scientist, Cavallo settled in England early in life, publishing treatises on electricity and magnetism in 1786 and 1787. He was also a relatively accomplished artist, producing portrait silhouettes.
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