Vera Effigies Venteri Mandey.Etatis Suae 37.
Engraving, rare. Sheet size: 145 x 90mm (5¾ x 3¾"). Trimmed to image. Glued to album sheet at corners.
A portrait of the British mathematician Venterus Mandey (1646 - 1702). Bust, to the right, looking at viewer, with shoulder length hair, wearing cloak and neck scarf. In an oval on a pedestal. This portrait was the frontispiece to Mandey's 'Marrow of Measuring' (1682).
[Ref: 33843] £180.00