To His Grace the Duke of Somerset This Portrait of Michael Faraday Esq.r F.R.S. M.R.I. F.G.S.Corr. Mem. Royal Acad. Sciences Paris &c. &c. is by Permission dedicated by His Graces most humble & obliged Serv.ts Colnagni, Son & Co.
London Published Feb.y 1st 1830 by Colnagi Son & Co. Printsellers to the King, Pall Mall East.
Mezzotint with very large margins. 375 x 280mm (14¾ x 11") Edges of wide margins creased.
Michael Faraday (1791-1867), a chemist & physicist whose work on electricity provided the foundation of modern electrical applications.
Whitman 59 iii of iii. Ex Collection of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
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