Ioh. Tob. Mayerordentlicher Professor der Physik zu Göttingen. geb. daselbst den 5ten May 1752.
[German.] [n.d. c.1810.]
Stipple. Plate 140 x 83mm (5½ x 3¼").
Johann Tobias Mayer (1752-1830) the German physicist, known mainly for his mathematics and natural science textbooks. The portrait was published in 'Allgemeine Geographische Ephemeriden' (Universal Geographical Ephemerides (i.e. encyclopedia) by Friedrich Bertuch et al.
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