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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir Francis Ronalds (1788-1873), Inventor of the electric telegraph and meteorologist

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Men of Science Living in 1807-8

by Sir John Gilbert, and Frederick John Skill, and William Walker, and Elizabeth Walker (née Reynolds)
1858-1862
NPG 1075

Engraving after 'Men of Science Living in 1807-8'

by George Zobel, and William Walker
1862
NPG 1075a

Sir Francis Ronalds

by Hugh Carter
circa 1870
NPG 1095

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