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Image number: RS.17159
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Marco Antonio de Dominis

Date

ca.1617

Sitter

Marco Antonio de Dominis (1560-1624, Croatian), Clergyman

Creator

John Bill (active 1616-1620), Artist

After

Michiel Jansz. van Miereveld (b.1567, Dutch), Painter

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

v6 p27

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (plate): 287mm
width (plate): 190mm

Subject

Description

Engraving of Marco Antonio de Dominis, seated half-length, with books and writing tools. Engraving by Bill John, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt.

Marco Antonio de Dominis (1560-1624) was a Dalmatian ecclesiastic, Archbishop of Spalatro and Dean of Windsor.

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

Associated place