London Pubd. as the Act directs, Nov.r 1.st 1814 by G. Jones.
Stipple. Plate 165 x 114mm. 6½ x 4½".
Portrait of Colin Maclaurin (1698-1746) in an oval border with a small rectangle below of a woman with two globes, telescope, map, books, and poster with mathematic symbols. Maclaurin (1698-1746) was a Scottish mathematician who made important contributions to geometry and algebra. His essay on the 'Percussion of Bodies', won him the prize of the Royal Academy of Sciences in 1724.
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