John Hunter, Esq. F.R.S.
Published Dec. 1. 1814, by T. Cadell & W. Davies, Strand, London.
Stipple. Printed in brown ink. Platemark: 385 x 310mm (15¼ x 12¼"). Cut to plate at right edge.
A portrait of Scottish surgeon and anatomist John Hunter (1728 - 1793). After Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723 - 1792), engraved by William Overend Geller (1834 - 1857). John Hunter was elected Fellow of the Royal Society and Surgeon to St George's Hospital in 1767, and in 1776 was appointed Surgeon Extraordinary to the King, making him one of the most celebrated surgeons of his time.
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