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IMAGE number
TRI168501
Title
Portrait of Sir Humphry Davy (1778-1829), from 'The Life of Sir Humphry Davy' by John Ayton Paris, engraved by W.H. Worthington, 1831 (engraving)
Artist
Lawrence, Thomas (1769-1830) (after) / English
Description
inventor of the Davy lamp; discovered several of the elements including sodium and potassium;
Location
The Royal Institution, London, UK
Medium
gravure
Date
1831 (C19th)
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • chemist
  • cravat
  • georgian
  • male
  • scientist
  • three quarter length

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