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Image number: RS.17113
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Sir Charles Scarburgh

Date

1710

Sitter

Charles Scarburgh (d.1694, British), Physician

Creator

Michael Vandergucht (1660-1725, Flemish), Engraver

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

v2 p139

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (page): 654mm
width (page): 485mm

Description

Engraving of a half-length portrait of the physician Sir Charles Scarburgh (1616-1694) in an oval frame. Framed with coloured slips of decorative pattern.

From a set of albums known as Collectanea Newtoniana, a selection of prints, original artwork and manuscripts relating to Newton, collected by Charles Turnor (1768-1853). Turnor was an astronomer, collector and Fellow of the Royal Society. He owned Woolsthorpe Manor (Newton’s birthplace).

Related Fellows

Isaac Newton (1642-1727, British), Natural philosopher
Charles Scarburgh (d.1694, British), Physician

Associated place

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