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Image number: RS.13893
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Olinthus Gilbert Gregory

Date

1823

Sitter

Olinthus Gilbert Gregory (1774-1841, British ), Mathematician

Creator

Thomson (active 1823), Engraver

After

William Derby (1786-1847, British), Painter

Object type

Image reference

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 164mm
width (print): 109mm
height (paper support): 227mm
width (paper support): 152mm
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Description

Half-length portrait of Olinthus Gilbert Gregory facing forward and looking off to the right as viewed. He wears regency-style clothes of double-breasted high-collared jacket with cravat.

Inscribed ‘Derby del. Thomson [?].’ facsimile signature followed by ‘LLD, &c &c &c. Professor of Mathematics Royal Military Academy Woolwich.’ Pencilled ‘not F.R.S.’ on paper support.

Olinthus Gilbert Gregory (1774-1841) British mathematician, he was not a Fellow of the Royal Society.

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