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Image number: RS.7814
Credit: ©The Royal Society
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Portrait of George Hartley Bryan


19th century


George Hartley Bryan (1864-1928, British), Mathematician

Creator - Organisation

Maull & Fox , Photographer

Object type

Image reference




height (print): 145mm
width (print): 95mm



Formal photographic portrait of George Hartley Bryan, three-quarter length. Bryan is seated at a desk holding papers in his right hand.

Bryan was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1895.

Object history

Henry Maull (1829-1914) was a British photographer who specialised in portraits of noted individuals. Maull formed several partnerships during his career:

Maull & Polyblank 1856-1865: in partnership with George Henry Polyblank
Maull, Henry & Co 1866-1872
Maull & Co 1873-1878
Maull & Fox 1879-1908: in partnership with John Fox (1832-1907)

The Royal Society holds approximately 600 photographic portraits of Fellows taken at Henry Maull studios between the mid-nineteenth century and the early twentieth century.

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